Free The Ocean Blog

Fun facts about jellyfish (who aren’t even fish at all)!
Fun facts about jellyfish - did you know they aren’t even fish at all? Jellyfish evolution predates true fish by Read more.
Giveaway Winners
We were amazed to receive over 10,000 entries from our community, telling us how you’re trying to reduce your plastic Read more.
Scientists Discover Massive ‘Silly String’ Creature in Deep Sea
A bit earlier this year, scientists at the Schmidt Ocean Institute captured footage of a massive siphonophore in the Indian Read more.
In Good News: Sea Otters in California Surprise Scientists
The huge appetites of North America’s smallest marine mammals, the sea otters, are benefiting the ecosystem. Not only from the Read more.
Driftwood Sea Creatures
Artist Pete Rush’s first driftwood sculpture of a simple horse had such a positive response from locals, that he was Read more.
5 Strange Sea Creatures
Sprinkled across the ocean floor, invisible from the surface, are hundreds, or maybe thousands of sinkholes called “blue holes”. They Read more.
Operation Mission to the ‘Green Banana’
Sprinkled across the ocean floor, invisible from the surface, are hundreds, or maybe thousands of sinkholes called “blue holes”. They Read more.
E.T. – 8,000 Feet Below the Surface!
The beloved Steven Spielberg film, E.T., was released in 1982. Fast forward to July 9, 2020, when the National Oceanic Read more.
We’re two days into our favorite month of the year – Plastic Free July!
This is a month to celebrate the power of our actions because small actions truly do create a big impact Read more.
Kathy Sullivan – the woman who’s made history in space AND sea
It’s safe to say Dr. Kathy Sullivan has had some highs and lows in her life. At 68 years old, Read more.