Record-breaking winter winds have blown large swathes of old Arctic sea ice into warmer waters

Huge swathes of the oldest and thickest Arctic sea ice are at high risk of melting this summer, a new study has warned, after being blown into warmer waters by record-breaking winter winds.  The perennial ice, which is less prone to melting than new ice and has survived for at least one year, helps keep … Read more

Roman Abramovich’s £430million Solaris is spotted for the first time at sea off Antibes 

A brand new £430m superyacht belonging to Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich has been spotted for the first time at sea, off the billionaire’s playground of Antibes on the French Riviera. The 460ft vessel, Solaris, is the most costly custom-made superyacht ever built, with 48 cabins across eight decks, a crew of 60 and space … Read more

Roman Abramovich’s £430million Solaris is spotted for the first time at sea off Antibes 

A brand new £430m superyacht belonging to Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich has been spotted for the first time at sea, off the billionaire’s playground of Antibes on the French Riviera. The 460ft vessel, Solaris, is the most costly custom-made superyacht ever built, with 48 cabins across eight decks, a crew of 60 and space … Read more

Footage reveals huge waterspout over the Black Sea coast during Turkish storm

What are they and why do they form? Waterspouts are whirling columns of air and water mist. They form when cumulus clouds grow rapidly. These clouds are detached, fluffy-looking and cauliflower-shaped. Cumulus clouds develop due to convection. This is when hot air rises and cools to form water vapour, which then condenses to form clouds.  … Read more

Bristol couple amazed as wedding ring they lost at sea turns up months later

Woman who lost her wedding ring while surfing is amazed after metal detectorist finds it 11 weeks later on her 17th wedding anniversary Jenny Urquhart, 45, from Bristol, lost her wedding ring in the sea while surfing She put out a plea on social media for people to keep a look out for it in … Read more

Dramatic moment a £150,000 42ft yacht SINKS in the sea off Sandbanks

Dramatic moment a £150,000 42ft yacht SINKS in the sea off Sandbanks and couple are rescued by lifeboat after the vessel was swamped by water Couple’s Fairline motor cruiser started taking on water in Poole Harbour, Dorset They had to abandon ship and be rescued by crew who took them to yacht club The crew … Read more

Dramatic moment a £150,000 42ft yacht SINKS in the sea off Sandbanks

Dramatic moment a £150,000 42ft yacht SINKS in the sea off Sandbanks and couple are rescued by lifeboat after the vessel was swamped by water Couple’s Fairline motor cruiser started taking on water in Poole Harbour, Dorset They had to abandon ship and be rescued by crew who took them to yacht club The crew … Read more

Boris Johnson threatens to suspend checks on goods crossing Irish Sea 

Boris Johnson threatens to suspend all checks on goods crossing the Irish Sea if the EU doesn’t stop its hardline approach Prime Minister is considering suspending checks on goods crossing the Irish Sea Sources say he fears the resulting disruption could destabilise Northern Ireland  The row is over the Brexit deal which prevents checks made at … Read more

Luxury lodge that sits in wooded valley but has stunning sea views could be yours for £1.5m

The best of both worlds! Luxury lodge that sits in wooded valley but has stunning sea views could be yours for £1.5m (with a Michelin-starred chef’s restaurant just a short walk away) The rustic lodge called Maenvale and located near Cornwall’s Maenporth Beach is on the market at £1.5million Stunning three-bedroom property which covers 2,100 … Read more