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How deep is your love? Couples wed 12m underwater

How deep is your love? Couples wed 12m underwater | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A number of loved up couples have taken the plunge in Thailand and got married 12 metres underwater.
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Seals judge size using whiskers

Seals judge size using whiskers | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Seals are able to judge the size of an object using their whiskers, research shows.
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Mystery of the group of 100,000 dolphins spotted swimming together off the coast of San Diego

Mystery of the group of 100,000 dolphins spotted swimming together off the coast of San Diego | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Dolphins typically travel in groups of anywhere between 15 and 200 which are called pods, making the group spotted off the coast of San Diego on Thursday a super-mega pod.
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Authorities arrest man after he posts photos of himself, kids...

Authorities arrest man after he posts photos of himself, kids... | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A 21-year-old Fort Pierce man is facing charges of harassing a manatee calf during a visit last month to Taylor Creek.
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Divers save stabbed tiger shark

Divers have revealed footage of a rescue operation to save a tiger shark that was stabbed and left to die off a jetty south of Perth.
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57-foot fin whale beaches in Solway - Local Headlines - The Galloway Gazette

57-foot fin whale beaches in Solway - Local Headlines - The Galloway Gazette | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A HUGE fin whale was discovered banked in the Solway at Carsluith on Monday morning.
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Pufferfish toxin helping chemo patients

Pufferfish toxin helping chemo patients | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
One of the most poisonous animals on planet earth is helping Southwest Florida cancer survivors deal with the side effects of chemotherapy.
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Turtles Choose the Perfect Moment to Lay Eggs

Turtles Choose the Perfect Moment to Lay Eggs | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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Divers sav shark lef for dead

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SCUBA SCOOP/latest dive stories: Making the Most of Your Day on a Dive Boat

SCUBA SCOOP/latest dive stories: Making the Most of Your Day on a Dive Boat | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

 If you don’t need it, leave it in your dive locker. On a busy dive boat there’s not much space allotted for each diver, so bring only what you’re going to need for the morning or afternoon dives

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Obama for the Oceans: What the President Can Do in His Second Term for People Who Depend on the Oceans

Obama for the Oceans: What the President Can Do in His Second Term for People Who Depend on the Oceans | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Despite the political gridlock that still binds Congress, the Obama administration can make substantial improvements to the health of the ocean on its own -- improvements that spur our economy, and restore and protect abundant oceans.
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The devastation caused by scallop dredging on the Jurassic Coast

An Oceanblue Film. We specialize in exploring the wonders of the Dorset Coast World Heritage Site, which is England's first natural World Heritage Site - kno...
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Canadian takes first place in nature category for World Press Photo contest - Brandon Sun

Canadian takes first place in nature category for World Press Photo contest - Brandon Sun | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
AMSTERDAM, N.Y. - A Canadian has been awarded the top prize in one of the categories in the 2012 Wor... - National Breaking News - Brandon Sun.
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HUGE LEATHERBACK SEA TURTLE RESCUE - World's Largest Turtle Species

A huge 7 foot 655 pound leatherback sea turtle that had become stranded ashore is rescued, rehabilitated and released. It is brought to the New England Aquar...
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Short Sharp Science: The fish with a rainbow eye

Short Sharp Science: The fish with a rainbow eye | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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Anti-Anxiety Drugs Change Fish Behavior

Anti-Anxiety Drugs Change Fish Behavior | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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Shark victim surfer Bethany Hamilton to drive in Moroccan rally

Shark victim surfer Bethany Hamilton to drive in Moroccan rally | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
SHARK victim Bethany Hamilton will leave the Australian coast behind and head for the desert next month, putting her surfing career on hold to race over sand dunes in a Moroccan rally.
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Diving Different: Dry Suit Diving in the Great Lakes

Diving Different: Dry Suit Diving in the Great Lakes | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
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Diving - Enjoy, Not Destroy - SCUBA News

Diving - Enjoy, Not Destroy - SCUBA News | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
In today's diving industry, the customer satisfaction, the return of business, the word of mouth and the competition for tips overrides environmental responsibility.
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Fake Shark Fins A Growing Problem In China

Fake Shark Fins A Growing Problem In China | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The controversy surrounding the serving of shark fin in restaurants continues to swirl, but new reports may sway diners in China, at least.
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You call those flippers? British diver is dwarfed as he swims alongside gigantic sperm whale

You call those flippers? British diver is dwarfed as he swims alongside gigantic sperm whale | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Divers off the coast of Dominica in the Caribbean were able to swim just yards away from a sperm whale. The expedition leader captured images of their experience and described the encounter as a 'great privilege'.
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Kaiser Announces Statewide Bag Ban in Hawaii | Plastic Free Times

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Stranded Sea Lions Turning Up Earlier In Southern California : NPR

Stranded Sea Lions Turning Up Earlier In Southern California : NPR | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Sickly sea lion pups have been getting stranded on the coast of Southern California this winter.
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Texas A&M Professor Leads Expedition Into The Deepest Underwater Cave

Texas A&M Professor Leads Expedition Into The Deepest Underwater Cave | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
West Texas may be associated with wind and cactus but for cave divers, one of the most sought after sights in the country can be found in the middle of the Big Bend.
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Special Appeal From Paul Watson, Founder of Sea Shepherd - Please Share!

Paul Watson and Sea Shepherd need YOUR help! Please visit http://wh.gov/Vnbu and http://wh.gov/VnRf and sign the petitions on behalf of Paul and the whales w...
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