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Palau Provides Reason For Ocean Optimism - The Daily Catch Ocean News

Palau Provides Reason For Ocean Optimism - The Daily Catch Ocean News | Palau | Scoop.it
Consisting of approximately 250 islands, Palau is located in the Pacific Ocean region known as Micronesia. Though small in population, Palau has gained...
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Dirty tricks and regime change in nuclear-free Palau - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Dirty tricks and regime change in nuclear-free Palau - Scoop.co.nz (press release) | Palau | Scoop.it
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Palau destroys fleet of illegal fishing vessels

The tiny Pacific island nation of Palau is fighting back against growing numbers of illegal fishermen who plunder its waters. It has destroyed a fleet of impounded ...
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Bioerosion escalates in Palau's low-pH waters - Wake, Wind and Surf

Bioerosion escalates in Palau's low-pH waters - Wake, Wind and Surf | Palau | Scoop.it
As the ocean absorbs atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) released by the burning of fossil fuels, its chemistry is changing. The CO2 reacts with water molecules, lowering the ocean's pH in a process know...
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10 of the world's best natural wonders … that you've probably never heard of - The Guardian

10 of the world's best natural wonders … that you've probably never heard of - The Guardian | Palau | Scoop.it
From Europe’s deepest river canyon and caves that glow in the dark to a rainbow river and hills that look like chocolate, this selection proves that nature always does it better
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Palau's Healthy Coral Reefs - The Daily Catch Ocean News

Palau's Healthy Coral Reefs - The Daily Catch Ocean News | Palau | Scoop.it
Today, Nikko Bay, with its warm, acidified water and healthy corals, sits precariously at the intersection of three worlds. Scientists are forging on...
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Palau girl regains eyesight with help from Taiwan - WantChinaTimes

Palau girl regains eyesight with help from Taiwan - WantChinaTimes | Palau | Scoop.it
When Caylin Max returns to Palau on Wednesday, she will be able to see her family and her beautiful island country in the Western Pacific–without magnifying eyeglasses.Those glasses were what she ...
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Action At Angaur, Palau 1945 World War II Pacific Film [Full Episode]

Action At Angaur, Palau 1945 World War II Pacific Film Action At Angaur, Palau 1945 World War II Pacific Film Action At Angaur, Palau 1945 World War II Pacific ...
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Best of turtle diving in Palau

During the various dive sites of Palau, one thing that was almost certain, was encounters of turtles. Mostly Hawkbills, but also Green ones. Only other place that ...
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Earth Day Is Every Day in Palau - Voices

Earth Day Is Every Day in Palau - Voices | Palau | Scoop.it
This week, I have traveled thousands of miles to the small Pacific island nation of Palau to celebrate Earth Day with its conservation-minded people.
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Helpful Tips For First Time Visitors To Palau

Helpful Tips For First Time Visitors To Palau | Palau | Scoop.it
Plan the ideal tropical getaway in exotic Palau by following these great travel tips.
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Palau puts Pacific on pedestal with proposal for national marine sanctuary - Vancouver Sun

Palau puts Pacific on pedestal with proposal for national marine sanctuary - Vancouver Sun | Palau | Scoop.it
KOROR CITY, Palau - In the early days of his dive shop, cradled by an ocean flush with giant clams, Sam Scott and his crew became known for agitating against Chinese vessels and their hauls of shark fins.
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Palau Unique Dive Expedition 2015

A diving trip with Sam´s Tours Palau/Unique Dive Expeditions & extratour Tauchreisen spawning aggregation of Sea Breams and Bumphead Parrotfish.
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The Bushes, dirty tricks and regime change in nuclear-free Palau - People's World

The Bushes, dirty tricks and regime change in nuclear-free Palau - People's World | Palau | Scoop.it
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The Bushes, dirty tricks and regime change in nuclear-free Palau
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On June 30, 1985, 30 years ago today, Haruo Remeliik, the president of anti-nuclear Palau, had his brains blown out.
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An example of small islands cooperation: Seychelles and Palau formalize future ... - Seychelles News Agency

An example of small islands cooperation: Seychelles and Palau formalize future ... - Seychelles News Agency | Palau | Scoop.it
The island states of Seychelles and Palau are set on forging closer ties and strengthening their newly-established diplomatic relations.
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Coral reefs defy ocean acidification odds in Palau - National Science Foundation (press release)

Coral reefs defy ocean acidification odds in Palau - National Science Foundation (press release) | Palau | Scoop.it
NSF's mission is to advance the progress of science, a mission accomplished by funding proposals for research and education made by scientists, engineers, and educators from across the country.
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Sam Cristoforetti on Twitter

Sam Cristoforetti on Twitter | Palau | Scoop.it
Beautiful #Palau! Rock Islands Southern Lagoon, with over 400 islands, lagoons, coral reefs is a #WorldHeritage site. pic.twitter.com/lb8WM1OCBJ
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The Coral Reefs of Palau: Nature's Amazing Underwater Cities​

The Coral Reefs of Palau: Nature's Amazing Underwater Cities​ | Palau | Scoop.it
Grades 3-8: A virtual field trip to Palau's coral reefs
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coral reefs of Palau: The Nature Conservancy free virtual field trip and learning resources - teach mama

coral reefs of Palau: The Nature Conservancy free virtual field trip and learning resources - teach mama | Palau | Scoop.it
coral reefs of Palau: The Nature Conservancy free virtual field trip and learning resources
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Palau’s Improbably Healthy Coral Reefs — NOVA Next | PBS

Palau’s Improbably Healthy Coral Reefs — NOVA Next | PBS | Palau | Scoop.it
Why acidic water hasn’t killed Palau’s vibrant reefs could help save all coral from catastrophe.
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Seaplane Wreck | Freediving Palau | Jake Seaplane | GoPro

Seaplane Wreck | Freediving Palau | Jake Seaplane | GoPro | Palau | Scoop.it
GoPro Palau: Freediving Palau, Jake Seaplane: WW2 Navy Type Zero Reconnaissance Seaplane, code name "Jake Seaplane".

My favorite wreck dive. It would take me almost a year, and 2 freediving trips to Palau to complete this project.
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Koror SDA Elementary School's Creativity... - Think Big Palau - news feed | Facebook

Koror SDA Elementary School's Creativity Fair 2015
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Japan's emperor visits Palau - Pacific Daily News

Japan's emperor visits Palau - Pacific Daily News | Palau | Scoop.it
US and Japan: U.S. Ambassador to Palau Amy Hyatt and Rear Adm. Bette Bolivar, Commander, Joint Region Marianas, escort Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko during a World War II commemoration ceremony April 9 at the U.S.
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Photos: Emperor Akihito in Palau to Pay Tribute to War Dead

Photos: Emperor Akihito in Palau to Pay Tribute to War Dead | Palau | Scoop.it
Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko pray for the war dead on Palau's Peleliu island Thursday, where some 10,000 Japanese soldiers were killed fighting U.S. forces in 1944.
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