Historic dives unlock the secrets of the Indian Ocean
Two submersibles plunged to depths of around 200 feet for a close-up look at the Indian Ocean and sent live video to the surface using cutting-edge wireless technology.
Lessons Learned a Decade After the Indian Ocean Tsunami
Ten years ago today, the Indian Ocean tsunami roared across more than 3,000 miles and a dozen countries from Southeast Asia to Africa, killing 200,000 pe...
How to Run a Restaurant in the Middle of the Indian Ocean
Situated on a tiny coral structure off the East Coast of Zanzibar, The Rock is an almost painfully postcard-perfect restaurant.
How India can counter China in Indian Ocean
The Indian defence outlook post-Independence has been centered around to its land borders. New Delhi needs to look at the seas now.
Tanzania's top 9 Indian Ocean getaways
East Africa’s coast is lined with turquoise waters, powder-soft beaches and some of the planet’s most beautiful tropical islands. Nowhere is this more in evidence than in Tanzania’s Zanzibar archipelago. Here are our top 9 beach properties off Tanzania’s coast for the most perfect idyllic getaway. Mnemba Island No list of top Zanzibar properties would …
Scientists to investigate climate change effects in Indian Ocean
BREMEVERHAVEN, Germany — Scientists prepared Thursday to embark on an unprecedented, years-long mission to explore the Indian Ocean and document changes taking place beneath the waves that could af…
10 Years Later: Remembering the Indian Ocean Tsunami
The 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami wreaked havoc on communities from Southeast Asia to East Africa. In Indonesia, more than 160,000 people died and 500,000 were l...
The Indian Ocean .IO Domain Registry and Network Information Centre
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How Shark Trackers Uncovered Illegal Fishing in the Indian Ocean
The data suggests that the removal of reef fish in the British Indian Ocean Territory has increased since 2013, and that sharks are being deliberately targeted.
10 years on: what is your memory of the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004?
26 December 2014 marks the 10 year anniversary of one of the worst natural disasters on record. If you were affected by the Indian Ocean tsunami, we’d like to hear from you. Share your memories via GuardianWitness
Scientists discover 6 new bizzare creatures beneath the Indian Ocean
The University of Southampton has discovered 6 new species of marine animals near 'Dragon's Breath' beneath the Indian Ocean. They include crabs, snails, limpets and worms.
Oxfam digests lessons from 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami
Almost ten years ago to the day, the world watched aghast as scenes of carnage unfolded across the countries of the Indian Ocean.
The Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning System : How Can it Help the Shipping Industry
Tsunami that came in 2005 caused havoc not only in the coastal areas but also in the shipping industry. Learn how the Ocean Tsunami Warning System can help the shipping industry in the article inside
Researchers Discover New Source of Formic Acid over Pacific, Indian Oceans
Sunlight drives molecules far from equilibrium, enabling new chemical pathways Insights from experiments at Sandia National Laboratories designed to push chemical systems far from equilibrium allowed an international group of researchers to discover a new major source of formic acid over the Pacific and Indian oceans The discovery was published in the July 3 issue of Nature Communications and featured on the “Editors’ Highlights” webpage. The…
The story of how we discovered a lost continent deep in the Indian Ocean
"Our work demonstrates that continental break-up is often a complex and messy process."
East Africa: Why the Indian Ocean Is Spawning Strong and Deadly Tropical Cyclones
Analysis - The Indian Ocean has made its mark on the global news cycle this year. In March, tropical cyclone Idai made headlines as one of the most severe storms to have made landfall in Mozambique. Current estimates indicate that more than 1,000 people died. This makes it the most deadly tropical cyclone ever to have made landfall on the southern African subcontinent.
How AP delivered live video from Indian Ocean depths
Using technology involving LED lights that pulse faster than the human eye can see, AP transmitted live, broadcast-quality video on Tuesday from a sub...
Spring Specialties and Amazing Fish From the Indian Ocean: Check out this Market Update
Just starting to trickle in from the Pacific Northwest, are the unique and exotic produce of spring. Feast your eyes on nature's delicious bounty and talk to your Samuels Agent for more information Fiddleheads Ferns Fiddleheads are the crunchy tightly coiled tips of ferns. They have a herbaceous flavor, similar to asparagus, artichoke, and spinach, with a hint of nuttiness and umami. This plant is often…
How currents pushed debris from the missing Malaysian Air flight across the Indian Ocean to Réunion
What seems to be debris from the Malaysian Air flight MH370 that mysteriously vanished in March 2014 has washed up on on the island of Réunion in the western Indian Ocean. Investigators from Boeing are still figuring out whether the flaperon (the technical name for the piece of airplane wing) is fro
Julie Bishop: Australia will support women entrepreneurs in 20 Indian Ocean Rim countries
Australia will hand over chairmanship of the IORA to Indonesia in October.