Crew members on the US coast guard cutter Sequoia in Guam. Photograph: Dylan Hall

Could anything be as silent as the deepest depths of the world’s oceans? Actually, yes. It turns out the ocean floor is quite a noisy place because o(...)

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison reacts after Oracle Team USA beat Emirates Team New Zealand in race 17 of the America’s Cup Finals last night in San Francisco. Photograph: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

What would you do? On one hand, you have 60,000 people at a conference, plus hundreds of thousands online, waiting for you to appear and speak to them(...)