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The sea is full of life, but not quite that full | Deep Sea News

The sea is full of life, but not quite that full | Deep Sea News | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
A couple weeks ago this photo was going viral with the headline "A Single Drop of Seawater, Magnified 25 Times": This is not a single drop of seawater,
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AIDA Pool Freediving World Championships 2015 - YouTube

Held in Belgrade, the 2015 AIDA Pool World Championships showcased some of the best freediving in the world. For more on freediving and AIDA, visit http://ww...
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What you need to know about the James Hansen sea-level rise controversy

What you need to know about the James Hansen sea-level rise controversy | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

Renowned scientist James Hansen says sea level is rising faster than expected—but did his study’s publication violate scientific norms?

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Sharks in a Volcano: Why You Should Care

Sharks in a Volcano: Why You Should Care | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

Scientists found hammerheads swimming inside the crater of an underwater volcano--do they know when it's about to blow?

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Two dolphin species form an alliance in Bahamas

Two dolphin species form an alliance in Bahamas | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

Atlantic spotted dolphins and bottlenose dolphins were studied by The Wild Dolphin Project in The Bahamas over the space of 30 years, providing insight into how the species rely on each other.

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Resilience Starts with Being Ready: Better Preparing Our Coasts to Cope with Environmental Disasters

Resilience Starts with Being Ready: Better Preparing Our Coasts to Cope with Environmental Disasters | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

This is a post by Kate Clark, Acting Chief of Staff with NOAA’s Office of Response and Restoration. If your house were burning down, who would you want to respond? The local firefighters, armed wit...

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Monterey Bay Aquarium — The Glow on the Bay Why are those lighted boats...

Monterey Bay Aquarium — The Glow on the Bay Why are those lighted boats... | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

The Glow on the Bay
Why are those lighted boats on Monterey Bay at night in summer? Market squid are here!
Commercial squid fishers use bright electric lights to lure these cagey cephalopods to the...

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Department of Defense Awards Funds to Eight Scripps Researchers to Develop Instrumentation | Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego

Department of Defense Awards Funds to Eight Scripps Researchers to Develop Instrumentation | Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
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Australian Diver Killed By Shark Highlights Stewart Island Fears | Shark Year Magazine

News Release Clayton Mitchell, New Zealand First Party 25. July 2015 --------------------- A recreational scallop diver killed today by a Great

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Scuba Diver Justin Carmack talks about leaving college, making a living as a diver

Scuba Diver Justin Carmack talks about leaving college, making a living as a diver | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
In 2012, Justin Carmack was in Mozambique with just $400 to his name. He was on a college trip to Africa, but instead of returning home, Carmack stayed behind. Justin took jobs at a hostel, a dive ...
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Diver Luke Seabrook died after Nova Scotia Power dam gate left open, brother says

Diver Luke Seabrook died after Nova Scotia Power dam gate left open, brother says | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
The family of a Dartmouth diver who was killed on the job two weeks ago is looking for answers and wants to prevent another tragedy like the one that claimed Luke Seabrook's life.
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Catch a shark during the food fishery? Be ready to release it

Catch a shark during the food fishery? Be ready to release it | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Photos and videos are all over social media of sharks being caught during the Newfoundland and Labrador recreational fishery, and they're being used as a helpful tool for researchers.
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Before whale watching at Port San Luis, there was whale killing

Before whale watching at Port San Luis, there was whale killing | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
In the late 1800s, whales near Port San Luis were hunted and killed, not celebrated by tourists.
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Click here to support Green Abalone Restoration Project by Nancy Lightowler Caruso

Click here to support Green Abalone Restoration Project by Nancy Lightowler Caruso | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

Save the Abalone! "For the first time Californians have the opportunity to bring a native species back from certain extinction.” Abalone once teemed along the shores and reefs of California, supporting a multi-million dollar industry for over 40 years.  The shell was once a symbol of the Califor...

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Do Fish Names Encourage Fishy Business?

Do Fish Names Encourage Fishy Business? | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

Legally, a single fish species can go by many names from sea to plate, and different fish can go by the same name. An environmental group says that hampers efforts to combat illegal fishing and fraud.

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Great white shark kills diver off Maria Island

Great white shark kills diver off Maria Island | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

A YOUNG woman witnessed a scene of sheer horror yesterday when her father was killed in a shark attack while scallop fishing off Tasmania’s East Coast.

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India conducts first official survey of Ganges dolphins

India conducts first official survey of Ganges dolphins | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

The Straits Times: Conservation programme aims to protect the endangered species and restore biodiversity of the polluted river

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Managing risk in the emerging ocean economy: A view to 2030

Managing risk in the emerging ocean economy: A view to 2030 | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

A range of industries, many related to energy, are increasingly reliant on oceans. But the evolving "ocean economy" needs to be managed to mitigate big risks.

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Australia Ratifies Key U.N. Treaty to End Illegal Fishing

Australia Ratifies Key U.N. Treaty to End Illegal Fishing | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

Efforts to end illegal fishing continue to gain momentum. Australia already has robust port controls, but the nation advanced this global fight this month by ratifying the Port State Measures Agreement (PSMA), an international treaty to stop illegally caught fish from entering the market.

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Absurd Creature of the Week: This Isn’t a Spider, But It Does Have Genitals in Its Legs

Absurd Creature of the Week: This Isn’t a Spider, But It Does Have Genitals in Its Legs | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

Sea spiders have such tiny abdomens that their guts and genitals are in their legs.

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Activists hang from bridge in Portland to block Shell's Arctic vessel

Activists hang from bridge in Portland to block Shell's Arctic vessel | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

Greenpeace climbers in Oregon city say they plan to spend days hanging from the bridge but Shell maintains the Fennica will be off after ‘final preparations’

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Diver death skipper avoids jail following safety breach - BBC News

Diver death skipper avoids jail following safety breach - BBC News | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
The skipper of a fishing boat avoids jail after a member of his crew drowned following a safety breach off the coast of Fife.
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WATCH terrifying moment diver attacked by 20 foot Great White Shark

WATCH terrifying moment diver attacked by 20 foot Great White Shark | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Andy Casagrande was making a new documentary off the coast of New Zealand with fellow marine expert Jeff Kerr at the time for the Discovery Channel
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Avoid fish caught by abused workers: Greenpeace

Avoid fish caught by abused workers: Greenpeace | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Canadians need to know about atrocious conditions faced by fisheries workers half a world away because consumer pressure would force seafood companies and governments to stop forced labour, abuse, confinement and human trafficking, says Greenpeace. Fish caught in these conditions may end up on their pets’ plates or even their own. Human traffickers respond to…
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Fish tanks lower blood pressure and heart rate

Fish tanks lower blood pressure and heart rate | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Higher numbers of fish also helped to hold people’s attention for longer and improve their moods
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