The Okeanos Explorer has discovered a very cute octopus at a depth of 4,290 metres.
This is the deepest an octopus of this particular sub order of octopus has ever been seen.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration noted this is a completely unsubscribed species and perhaps not belonging to any specific genus. Highlighting how little we still know about the creatures in the depths of our oceans.
Like his predecessors Barack Obama and George W. Bush, Trump acknowledged the vital importance the world’s oceans play in our lives.
Ocean Month celebrates the mighty oceans and their extraordinary
resources,” Trump’s proclamation begins. But it’s after this very first
line that he wildly diverts from proclamations past.
Trump, in his proclamation, goes on to say that the United States
has just begun to “tap the potential of our oceans’ oil and gas, wind,
wave, and tidal resources to power the Nation.” Read more (6/1/17)