Pacific Ocean

A Boeing 777 plunged toward the Pacific in December after taking off from Hawaii.
A young bar-tailed godwit appears to have set a non-stop distance record for migratory birds by flying at least 8,435 miles.
The 83-year-old started a two-month-plus trek across the Pacific in March.
The veteran character actor was known for bringing a gruff tenderness to tough-guy roles.
A cloud of gas and ash from Wolf Volcano rose to 3,793 meters (12,444 feet) above sea level following the eruption that began shortly before midnight Wednesday local time.
Firefly Aerospace’s Alpha rocket was “terminated” over the Pacific Ocean Thursday night after suffering an “anomaly” off the California coast.
The rarely seen deep-sea creature is the star of beautiful footage from a Schmidt Ocean Institute research vessel.
The agreement allows for hundreds of floating turbines far off the California coast.
The project is intended to track the health of sharks, turtles and sea snakes that live in the high seas.
From ghost nets to dead turtles, the founder of the Ocean Voyages Institute shares what they find hauling plastic waste out of the Pacific Ocean.