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The 10 Dumbest Things Ever Said About Global Warming | Politics News | Rolling Stone

The 10 Dumbest Things Ever Said About Global Warming | Politics News | Rolling Stone | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The most egregious myths, misconceptions and flat-out lies about the future of the planet
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Delaying climate action is actually the more expensive course!

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Another Major City Bans Plastic Shopping Bags

Another Major City Bans Plastic Shopping Bags | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Chicago has become the latest U.S. city to approve a ban on plastic shopping bags.

The City Council voted overwhelmingly in favor of a partial plastic bag ban in Chicago on Wednesday, the Chicago Tribune reports. The proposal was backed by Mayor R...
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Thumbs up---wish other cities would ban them as well!

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Gordon McGlone's curator insight, May 2, 8:08 AM

Plastic bags will become a thing of the past very soon; it can be done and more governments are showing the courage to take a stand.

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Oceans Agency Lists 20 Coral Species as Threatened

Oceans Agency Lists 20 Coral Species as Threatened | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Twenty coral species, facing harms from global warming, coastal pollution and other perils are listed as threatened by the federal oceans agency.
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Scuba Skydiving

Scuba Skydiving | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Scuba Skydiving was last modified: May 15th, 2013 by
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Tell President Obama’s Task Force to institute seafood traceability | Oceana

Tell President Obama’s Task Force to institute seafood traceability | Oceana | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing and seafood fraud jeopardizes a million jobs and $116 billion in sales each year, contributes to overfishing and deceives consumers. Tell President Obama's task force to enact seafood traceability to combat this threat!
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Teenage scuba divers go litter picking underwater - Scubaverse

Teenage scuba divers go litter picking underwater - Scubaverse | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Three teenagers in the UK have organised an underwater litter pick. The trio of teens who are all keen divers were part of a group of 15 that spent much of a day cleaning up the seabed off the North-East coast at Seahouses in Northumberland. Conor Wilebore, 18, from Newton Hall,
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WW1 Russian submarine located by Estonian divers | X-Ray Magazine

WW1 Russian submarine located by Estonian divers | X-Ray Magazine | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
X-RAY International Dive Magazine is the world�s first and only global dive publication. Subscription is free. Published 8 times a year. Pdf formatted. FREE downloads.
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What is a Whale Stranding and Why Does it Happen?

What is a Whale Stranding and Why Does it Happen? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
And while it’s fairly easy to determine if a whale or dolphin is stranded, it’s rarely easy to understand why.
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Russian Archaeologists Search for Remains of Ancient Civilization Under Lake Issyk Kul

Russian Archaeologists Search for Remains of Ancient Civilization Under Lake Issyk Kul | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Russian archaeologists are conducting an underwater expidition in search of the remains of an ancient civilization at the bottom of the lake Issyk Kul in Kyrgyzstan, Nikolay Lukashov, the president of the Russian Confederation of Underwater Activities, told RIA Novosti Monday.
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13 MUCK DIVING CRITTERS

13 MUCK DIVING CRITTERS | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
13 incredible critters that you see when you go muck diving. Soft-sediment sea beds may seem lifeless at first, but these weird and wonderful animals make this habitat their home
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Jellyfish sting hundreds in Florida: Is urinating on jellyfish sting a remedy?

Jellyfish sting hundreds in Florida: Is urinating on jellyfish sting a remedy? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Just when the whole family is enjoying summer fun at the beach, in come the dreaded jellyfish and likely your child with a nasty sting.

In this video, AOL Parenting and Health Expert, Dr. Karen Latimer shows you how you can prepare for the worst...
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Poacher Arrested for Stealing Turtle Eggs

Poacher Arrested for Stealing Turtle Eggs | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

Authorities from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission are investigating one of the largest turtle egg poaching incidents on file, where a poacher nabbed 299 loggerhead of them.

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Tourist rescues endangered turtles that were tied up and left to die

Tourist rescues endangered turtles that were tied up and left to die | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
British tourist Chris Skone-Roberts, 44, was on holiday on Little Corn Island off the coast of Nicaragua when he saw two 5ft loggerheads tied up and on their backs struggling to breathe in the garden of a bar.
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Methane vents bubble up off US coast

Methane vents bubble up off US coast | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Researchers say they have discovered more than 500 bubbling methane vents on the seafloor off the US east coast.
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Regulator Recovery Can Save Your Life

Regulator Recovery Can Save Your Life | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Photos and explanation of the regulator recovery skill. Regulator recovery is taught in most scuba certification courses and could someday save your life.
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Despite Risks, Shell Still Wants to Drill in the Arctic Ocean

Today, Shell Oil Co. filed its exploration plan to drill offshore oil and gas wells in the U.S. Arctic’s Chukchi Sea with the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM). This action potentially opens up
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How Deep Underwater Can a Human Go?

How Deep Underwater Can a Human Go? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Put on your helmet and fill up your oxygen tank. We’re going for a dive.
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What Would An Ocean Without Sharks Look Like? « Nerdist

What Would An Ocean Without Sharks Look Like? « Nerdist | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Imagine taking the lion out of the plains or the eagle out of the air. Consider how food webs, strung together by millions of years of survival and predation, would stretch and strain if we did. We know that when…
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Rare albino dolphin spotted in the Mediterranean off Croatian coast

Rare albino dolphin spotted in the Mediterranean off Croatian coast | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Marine researchers spotted the incredibly rare albino dolphin swimming between Croatia and Italy, the first time a white bottlenose dolphin had been spotted in the Mediterranean area.
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The Fish That Could Save Antarctica

The Fish That Could Save Antarctica | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
As long as we save it first
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Maine lobsterman catches rare blue lobster

Maine lobsterman catches rare blue lobster | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A Maine lobsterman says he and his 14-year-old daughter caught a one-in-two-million crustacean: a blue lobster.
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700BC WRECK FOUND

700BC WRECK FOUND | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Divers have discovered a 2,700-year-old Phoenician shipwreck off the coast of Gozo, Malta
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MSN Video

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Playful dolphin bumps surfer off his board

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Choking the Oceans With Plastic

Choking the Oceans With Plastic | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is growing — and there is really only one way to make it shrink.
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Scuba Safety - What to Do If You're Left Behind? - Book Your Dive

Scuba Safety - What to Do If You're Left Behind? - Book Your Dive | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Wondering what to do if you are left behind after a scuba dive?although it is a rare event it does happen. In this article we give some tips & tricks.
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Maldives Diving | Indian Ocean

Maldives Diving | Indian Ocean | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
An overview on scuba diving in the Maldives, and around the Indian Ocean
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Record sightings of whale species off Irish coast - Independent.ie

Record sightings of whale species off Irish coast - Independent.ie | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
IRELAND is gaining a reputation as one of the best countries on the planet for whale-watching after record numbers of validated sightings of three different species in recent weeks arou
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