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When a Volcano Erupts Underwater | UnderH2O | PBS Digital Studios

On the southeast coast of the big island of Hawaii, lava flowing from the Kilauea crater collides with the Pacific Ocean. As new lava emerges, it quickly coo...
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Manta ray with shark bites on its wings and tail

This manta ray was circling a cleaning station. The manta has at least four bite marks on its back end, and it has lost his tail - injuries most likely cause...
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Expecting mom plans to give birth in ocean with pod of dolphins | The Mommy Files | an SFGate.com blog

Expecting mom plans to give birth in ocean with pod of dolphins | The Mommy Files | an SFGate.com blog | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Expecting mom plans to give birth in ocean with pod of dolphins
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Female argonaut at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

On Saturday, October 13, 2012, a female argonaut (aka paper nautilus) was caught by fishermen when they were fishing for squid a couple of miles from Los Ang...
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Top 10 Dive Sites in Bonaire

Top 10 Dive Sites in Bonaire | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Could you choose 10 favorite dive sites in Bonaire from the more than 100 available? When Sport Diver asked underwater photographer Eric Riesch to choose 10 of his personal favorites, he had to throw in one bonus site.
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Endangered whales killed for Japanese pet treats | ABC Radio Australia

Endangered whales killed for Japanese pet treats | ABC Radio Australia | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Endangered fin whales are being hunted in Iceland and sold to Japan, where they are ending up as luxury dog treats.
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Warmer seas could lead to more dolphin deaths in South Australia

Warmer seas could lead to more dolphin deaths in South Australia | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Washing up of thousands of dead fish earlier this year might be a foretaste of future impact of climate change, expert warns
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GoPro Hero Lost at Sea, Found Two and a Half Months Later by a Spearfisherman - PetaPixel

GoPro Hero Lost at Sea, Found Two and a Half Months Later by a Spearfisherman - PetaPixel | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
We won't deny it: we love a good lost and found story. When a camera goes drifting out to sea or is lost in an earthquake, only to turn up months or ev
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The town that drowned: Eerie pictures of the real life Atlantis that was underwater for 25 years

The town that drowned: Eerie pictures of the real life Atlantis that was underwater for 25 years | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Once a vibrant lake country spa town south of Buenos Aires, Epecuen was flooded nearly three decades ago - the lagoon salt water has left its mark with everything slowly emerging from the water covered in a silvery-white.
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8 Dive Courses That Will Make You a Better Diver

8 Dive Courses That Will Make You a Better Diver | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
In the ever-evolving sport of diving, the only way to be safe is to stay sharp, refresh skills regularly, and take advantage of skill and equipment developments. Keep your head in the game with these eight scuba diving trips and dive courses.
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Igills at Lake Mead

Using the Igills housing and free app you can turn your iphone into a nitrox compatible dive computer, underwater video and/or still camera. A great way to a...
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Could Federal Bill Lead to Death of Plastic Bags?

Could Federal Bill Lead to Death of Plastic Bags? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
On Earth Day, the bill, Trash Reduction Act of 2013 was introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives. If passed, the bill would place a five-cent fee on single-use plastic and paper bags in every retail location across the country.
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Scientists Offer First Definitive Proof of Bacteria-Feeding Behavior in Green Algae

For the first time, science has shown algae consuming bacteria.
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Philippe Cousteau Explains the Truth Behind Shark Attacks

Philippe Cousteau Explains the Truth Behind Shark Attacks | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Beach season begins this weekend and invariably this time of year brings with it flashy stories of shark attacks. All too often we hear about encounters with sharks in ways that make them sound far...
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8 Dive Courses That Will Make You a Better Diver

8 Dive Courses That Will Make You a Better Diver | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
In the ever-evolving sport of diving, the only way to be safe is to stay sharp, refresh skills regularly, and take advantage of skill and equipment developments. Keep your head in the game with these eight scuba diving trips and dive courses.
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UNBELIEVABLE : Mermaid Sighting in Kiryat Yam,Israel

Video and info by Animal Planet! The first ever recorded mermaid sighting in Kiryat Yam I DON'T KNOW IF IT'S REAL I JUST REUPLOADED THIS VIDEO!
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Fast-sinking jellyfish could boost the oceans' uptake of carbon dioxide

Fast-sinking jellyfish could boost the oceans' uptake of carbon dioxide | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Increasing numbers of gelatinous plankton might help in mitigating the carbon dioxide problem.
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The Ugly Journey Of Our Trash

The Ugly Journey Of Our Trash | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
No one knows for sure but scientists think over six million tons of marine debris may be entering our ocean every year.
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Say cheese! Happy swimmer cracks a killer smile as it has a whale of a time catching lunch in the wild

Say cheese! Happy swimmer cracks a killer smile as it has a whale of a time catching lunch in the wild | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Any similarities between the false killer whale and its ferocious namesake are quickly forgotten when you catch sight of the cute creature grinning from ear to ear.
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Wind & Waves Foil Annelie Pompe’s World Record Attempt

Wind & Waves Foil Annelie Pompe’s World Record Attempt | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Yesterday Swedish adventurer Annelie Pompe was set to attempt a Variable Weight deep dive to -130 meters off the coast of Egypt but the marine weather conditions deteriorated enough such that it was not to be.
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Philippe Cousteau's link "At the beach for memorial day..."

Philippe Cousteau's link "At the beach for memorial day..." | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
At the beach for memorial day? I sat down with CNN to talk sharks and why you shouldn't be scared of these amazing creatures
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Loss and gain for shark fin trade in USA

While America’s state of New York looks set to ban all trade in shark fins, such a ban has failed to gain approval in Texas.
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