Study: Dead Sea Creatures Cover 98 Percent of Ocean Floor off California Coast; Up from 1 Percent Before Fukushima

The Pacific Ocean appears to be dying, according to a new study recently published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Scientists from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) in California recently discovered that the number of dead sea creatures blanketing the floor of the Pacific is higher than Continue reading

Radioactive Buckyballs from Fukushima Invade California Beaches

As the fallout – no pun intended – from Japan’s tsunami-damaged nuclear reactors at its Fukushima complex continues to worsen, scientists are now concerned about another related phenomenon that appears to be invading the U.S. West Coast – buckyballs.

What, exactly, are those? According to a recent University of California Continue reading