In an incredible incident, a sailor,52, survived for 14 hours by clinging to a piece of sea rubbish in the Pacific Ocean.
Search and rescue teams found wreckage from a crashed Japanese F-35 stealth fighter in the Pacific Ocean close to northern Japan, and are scouring the waters for the missing pilot, authorities said on Wednesday.
Ben Lecomte dived into the Pacific Ocean, kicking off an epic quest to swim 9,000 kilometres from Tokyo to San Francisco, through shark-infested waters choking with plastic waste.
PARIS: Rapid globalization is taking the human life to a whole new level. And it may also lead to a whole new kind of civilization. To see the practical application of this notion, a French company is planning to build the world's first floating city in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. The government of French Polynesia has signed an agreement with a US firm and they hope construction work will begin in 2019. The Seasteading Institute has spent the past five years trying to work out how to build "permanent,…
Google and Facebook on Wednesday announced plans to work with a China Soft Power Holdings subsidiary to connect Los Angeles and Hong Kong with a high-capacity internet cable. The Pacific Light Cable Network will stretch 12,800 kilometers (8,000 miles), crossing beneath the Pacific Ocean in a first-of-its-kind direct connection between the two locations, according to companies involved with the project. PLCN is expected to handle some 120 terabytes of data per second, enough capacity to enable 80 million high-definition…
HONOLULU: President Barack Obama went off the beaten track Thursday -- way off -- to a newly expanded marine reserve on an atoll in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, part of an effort to polish his environmental legacy.
THE HAGUE: The tiny Marshall Islands will seek in March to persuade the UN’s highest court to take up a lawsuit against India, Pakistan and Britain which they accuse of failing to halt the nuclear arms race.
Technology entrepreneur Elon Musk's SpaceX will attempt to land its next Falcon 9 rocket on a barge in the Pacific Ocean, seeking another milestone a month after landing a booster on the ground in a spaceflight first, the company said on Friday.