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10 Reasons Why Dolphins Are Undeniably Awesome

10 Reasons Why Dolphins Are Undeniably Awesome | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Dolphins possess many admirable qualities and characteristics that endear them to us like few other species on Earth.
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Watch This $40 Million Gas Platform Sink to the Bottom of the Sea

Watch This $40 Million Gas Platform Sink to the Bottom of the Sea | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Installing an off-shore gas platform can be a tricky proposition. Things can go very wrong. That's exactly what happened with this $40 million Iranian platform was being installed in the Persian Gulf.
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WATCH: Dolphins Lead Seal Back To Sea

WATCH: Dolphins Lead Seal Back To Sea | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A lone seal pup found itself in a tricky situation when it floated into shallow waters near a beach. Though it tried to swim away from the shore, the strong current inhibited its progress.
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Is Trader Joe's breaking their promise to our oceans? | Greenpeace Blogs

Is Trader Joe's breaking their promise to our oceans? | Greenpeace Blogs | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
After Greenpeace released a report exposing Trader Joe's as having one of the most destructive and unsustainable seafood policies in the country, the organization campaigned for the store to change their ways.
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Triumphs for Troubled New England Fish

Triumphs for Troubled New England Fish | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
We are excited about two big wins this week for the future of fish in New England.
The first is a major legal victory that establishes the first full count, cap, and control fishery in the Northeast.
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Delta decides against shark fin ban

Delta decides against shark fin ban | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Delta won't be jumping in the water with other municipalities that have passed bylaws banning the trading and sale of shark fins.
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10 vacation disasters — and how to avoid them

10 vacation disasters — and how to avoid them | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Expert trips on how to avoid some of the worst travel mishaps.. You arrive at the airport at some ungodly hour with visions of a snowbank-free beach dancing in your head.
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Jellyfish fears

Jellyfish fears | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Dive Magazine is FREE. We are the fastest growing Scuba Diving Magazine in the world. Featuring Dive Product Reviews, Articles, features and more.
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Family’s missing pet tortoise found in storeroom 30 years later

Family’s missing pet tortoise found in storeroom 30 years later | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Manuela lived hidden in a store room for 30 years. She lived among broken electronic junk and she may have survived by eating termites.
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Tomorrow's life-saving medications may currently be living at the bottom of the sea | e! Science News

OHSU researchers, in partnership with scientists from several other institutions, have published two new research papers that signal how the next class of powerful medications may currently reside at the bottom of the ocean.
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Book Excerpts Part 4: Nature Makes No Special Allowances for Humans | Roz Savage, Ocean Rower

Book Excerpts Part 4: Nature Makes No Special Allowances for Humans | Roz Savage, Ocean Rower | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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Cruise ship without crew abandoned in stormy North Atlantic

Cruise ship without crew abandoned in stormy North Atlantic | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Vessel reported about 50 nautical miles outside Canadian waters, and moving northeasterly
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Ozone hole changes ocean flow › News in Science (ABC Science)

Ozone hole changes ocean flow › News in Science (ABC Science) | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The hole in the Antarctic ozone layer has caused changes in the way that waters in the southern oceans mix, an international study shows.
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Why Don't We Spend More On Exploring The Oceans, Rather Than On Space Exploration? - Forbes

Why Don't We Spend More On Exploring The Oceans, Rather Than On Space Exploration? - Forbes | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Why can't we spend more on exploring the remaining 95% of the oceans, rather than on space exploration?
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ALDORA DIVERS Cozumel

Aldora Divers and the Aldora Villa in Cozumel: a video shot over a week of diving. It's paired with an online magazine review of the dive operation and the A...
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SCUBA SCOOP/latest dive stories: Ask an Expert: Should Surface Markers Be Mandatory When Diving?

SCUBA SCOOP/latest dive stories: Ask an Expert: Should Surface Markers Be Mandatory When Diving? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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Man Finds Smelly Whale Treasure

Man Finds Smelly Whale Treasure | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
An unemployed British man might soon be "stinking" rich after he found a 6-pound lump of ambergris on a Lancashire beach.
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Australian government pledges to protect Great Barrier Reef

Australian government pledges to protect Great Barrier Reef | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Unesco warned last year that the World Heritage Site could be listed as 'in danger if there was no progress by 1 February
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JUPITER: Scientists studying why lemon sharks aren’t in South Florida this winter - Outdoors - MiamiHerald.com

JUPITER: Scientists studying why lemon sharks aren’t in South Florida this winter - Outdoors - MiamiHerald.com | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Scientists are trying to learn why lemon sharks aren’t in South Florida waters this winter and what that might mean.
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True Facts About The Seahorse

music :: http://bit.ly/11DuZUP (Steven O'Brien) link to mating pic :: http://bit.ly/UUn3HM link to birth vid :: http://bit.ly/9bq4Fn Film Footage courtesy of...
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Buried Antarctic Lake Yields Hints of Life

Buried Antarctic Lake Yields Hints of Life | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Scientists find the first signs of life in water from Lake Whillans, buried beneath tons of ice.
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What are long term threats of plastic in our seas?

What are long term threats of plastic in our seas? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Newsnight's Susan Watts reports on concerns about the effects on humans and wildlife of waste plastic, both visible and microscopic, in our seas, as research shows it is entering the food chain.
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