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The Top 5 Superbad! Awesome! Plans for Cleaning up Plastic in the Ocean!

The Top 5 Superbad! Awesome! Plans for Cleaning up Plastic in the Ocean! | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Five sure-fire plans, brought to you by the same guys who created the problem, to ensure we can all enjoy another Century of Plastic in comfort, cleanliness, and guilt-free style.
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The Big Melt: Fighting the Arctic Thaw » Global Green Blog

The Big Melt: Fighting the Arctic Thaw » Global Green Blog | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

Arctic sea ice is melting — and at a rate that is alarming scientists. It should be alarming to all of us. Out of sight, out of mind? Not so. While we may live far from the scene of this meltdown, we need to pay attention and act.

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Tell Your Representative to Support Safe Seafood | Oceana

Tell Your Representative to Support Safe Seafood | Oceana | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

Seafood is one of the most popular foods in the US, but consumers often have no way to know for sure exactly what they are eating or where it came from. Studies show that for some commonly swapped types of seafood, up to 70% may be mislabeled.

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Marine biologist discovers turtle, shark slaughter in Maldives’ UNESCO biosphere reserve | Minivan News

Marine biologist discovers turtle, shark slaughter in Maldives’ UNESCO biosphere reserve | Minivan News | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Minivan News - The first for independent news in the Maldives...
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52 Hertz: The Loneliest Whale in the World - Animal News: Animal Planet

52 Hertz: The Loneliest Whale in the World - Animal News: Animal Planet | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
For decades now, scientists at the NOAA have been tracking a mysterious whale song that sounds like the ghostly howls of a drowned tuba player.
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Boy discovers whale vomit possibly worth $60,000

Boy discovers whale vomit possibly worth $60,000 | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A young British boy stumbled upon an unusual rock that turned out to be hardened - and highly valuable - sperm whale vomit...
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PHOTOS: Exploring The World's Eeriest Shipwrecks

PHOTOS: Exploring The World's Eeriest Shipwrecks | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
After Hurricane Isaac uncovered a shipwreck apparently hidden beneath the sands of an Alabama beach, curious locals learned an unexpected lesson in maritime history while visiting the photogenic hull.
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Ice science meets Inuit legend in search for Franklin's ships

Ice science meets Inuit legend in search for Franklin's ships | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Searchers hoping to find the lost vessels of Sir John Franklin's 1845 expedition are looking at two vastly different sources to guide their quest.
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Creative Uses for Old Scuba Tanks

Creative Uses for Old Scuba Tanks | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Old scuba tanks are not necessarily unusable. If the tank's hydrostatic test date is passed, send the tank in for testing. Steel tanks have a very long life and steel tanks from the 1950's can stil...
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Where is Deb

Where is Deb | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A site about personal travels around the world...
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Queen Anne's Revenge dive expedition begins this week

Queen Anne's Revenge dive expedition begins this week | queen, anne, expedition, raised, revenge, artifacts, week, dive...
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Reduced sea ice: Fewer consequences than anticipated?

Reduced sea ice: Fewer consequences than anticipated? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Recent data show that we face a historical and dramatic decline in the Arctic summer sea ice extent. This has believed to be bad news for marine organisms living under the ice.
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Photo in the News: Colossal Squid Caught off Antarctica

Photo in the News: Colossal Squid Caught off Antarctica | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
With eyes the size of dinner plates, the sea monster is of a species that is bigger than even the giant squid.
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Sea surface temperatures reach record highs on Northeast continental shelf | e! Science News

During the first six months of 2012, sea surface temperatures in the Northeast Shelf Large Marine Ecosystem were the highest ever recorded, according to the latest Ecosystem Advisory issued by NOAA's Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC).
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Start your own Rippl Effect | The Blog Aquatic

Start your own Rippl Effect | The Blog Aquatic | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Rippl is a free iPhone application that helps you make sustainable lifestyle choices by delivering weekly green living tips that you can then adapt to fit your busy schedule and needs.
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Short Sharp Science: Don't mess with the world's largest jellyfish

Short Sharp Science: Don't mess with the world's largest jellyfish | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

FLOATING like an exotic fruit in the icy waters of northern Russia's White Sea, this lion's mane jellyfish (Cyanea capillata) was photographed by Alexander Semenov, head of the dive team at the White Sea Biological Station, in what was only his second photo opportunity with the species in 10 years of diving. It was an unforgettable experience, he says, and "this time I was with a camera".

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Final results of the 2012 AIDA Freediving World Championships in Nice | DeeperBlue.com

Final results of the 2012 AIDA Freediving World Championships in Nice | DeeperBlue.com | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The 2012 AIDA Team Freediving World Championships have come to a conclusion in Nice, France with strong performances and 13 national records.
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Male Whales are Momma's Boys (Video)

Male Whales are Momma's Boys (Video) | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Scientists find an explanation for why female whales have a long menopause...
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Meeting The Most Endangered Turtles

Meeting The Most Endangered Turtles | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Visiting some of the world's most important areas for sea turtles in El Salvador and Nicaragua.
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Just 100 cod left in North Sea - Telegraph

Just 100 cod left in North Sea - Telegraph | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Overfishing has left fewer than 100 adult cod in the North Sea, it was reported.
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The day I became a Shark Photographer | The World is Waiting

The day I became a Shark Photographer | The World is Waiting | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

season was coming to an end and it was time to decide where to go next. As a globe-trotting diving instructor the world, it would seem, was my oyster.

  I came across a job listing “Underwater Photo / Video Pro needed in the Bahamas” The Bahamas featured in my mind as a string of jewel-like islands strewn across the glittering Caribbean Sea (which I later realised was not true. The Bahamas are actually too far North to be in the Caribbean, they are in the Atlantic.) Still, the Bahamas sounded perfect.
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The stench of southern California: Mass fish deaths leave Los Angeles and its surrounding area reeking of rotten eggs

The stench of southern California: Mass fish deaths leave Los Angeles and its surrounding area reeking of rotten eggs | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The stench of mass fish deaths in the Salton Sea have Los Angeles and large regions of southern California reeking of rotten eggs.
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15 Re-Uses for Plastic Zipper Baggies

15 Re-Uses for Plastic Zipper Baggies | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Maybe you still have a box of zipper bags lying around. What can you do to maximize the usage from the ones you’ve got? Here’s a few ideas.
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How To Clean Oil Spills With Magnets

How To Clean Oil Spills With Magnets | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Could we clean up oil spills with magnets? Researchers at MIT sure seem to think so.
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Saving the Ocean One Cleanup—and One Jar of Pickles—at a Time | The Blog Aquatic

Saving the Ocean One Cleanup—and One Jar of Pickles—at a Time | The Blog Aquatic | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A teenager from Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, plans beach cleanups and raises money for ocean conservation.
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