Energy company Dominion Resources Inc. said Tuesday it plans to bid on a lease for a vast expanse of ocean off Maryland’s coast set aside for the development of wind farms.
Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.
Two bodies were recovered from a deadly plane crash in Ocean City.
Ocean temperatures off the northeast United States have reached a record high.
Ocean City’s annual White Marlin tournament is underway.
Federal scientists are using sonar to map deepwater canyons about 100 miles off the coasts of Virginia and Maryland.
A rocket carrying an Earth-observation satellite is in the Pacific Ocean after a failed launch attempt, NASA officials said Friday.