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The sea is full of life, but not quite that full | Deep Sea News

The sea is full of life, but not quite that full | Deep Sea News | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
A couple weeks ago this photo was going viral with the headline "A Single Drop of Seawater, Magnified 25 Times": This is not a single drop of seawater,
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An Easier Way to Splice Double Braid

An Easier Way to Splice Double Braid | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Make your own fid and have an easier time with your next double braid eye splice. Learning from the local rigging shop!
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Nigel Farage criticised over photo with protected shark

Nigel Farage criticised over photo with protected shark | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
"Depressed over Brexit. Went fishing," he posts alongside a photo of himself holding the protected species.
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Conservation Spotlight: 5 Gyres •

Conservation Spotlight: 5 Gyres • | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
In this series of articles, we profile conservation organizations focused on ocean protection. Today we are chatting with Rachel Sarnoff at 5 Gyres.
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NYU Scientists Capture 4-mile Iceberg Breaking in Greenland

A team of NYU scientists has captured on video a four-mile iceberg breaking away from a glacier in eastern Greenland. This phenomenon, known as "calving"
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Nutrients May Change Flavor of “Meadow Tea” in Lakes

Nutrients May Change Flavor of “Meadow Tea” in Lakes | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Lakes in the US and Europe have been getting more tea-colored over the past 30 years, and this “browning” trend may increase nutrient levels and affect lake water quality.
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Surfers Explore the Lost Coast of California

Surfers Explore the Lost Coast of California | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Like a scene from the ‘80s buddy film Stand By Me, a handful of dads seek adventure and the unexpected far up in Northern California.
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Immunity could be key to addressing coral crisis

Immunity could be key to addressing coral crisis | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Coral reefs support a quarter of all marine life, feed hundreds of millions of people and contribute vastly to the global economy.
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Oil rigs may end their days as valuable artificial reefs

Oil rigs may end their days as valuable artificial reefs | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
A large group of international researchers have just published a scientific article in which they encourage environmental authorities across the globe to rethink the idea of removing oil rigs, wind turbines and other installations in the sea when they are worn out.
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Size and productivity in one of the world's most complex ecosystems

Size and productivity in one of the world's most complex ecosystems | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Oceanographer uncovers the relationship between size and productivity in one of the world's most complex ecosystems.
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‘He loved them more than himself’: How a 25-year-old former monk kept the Thai soccer team alive

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Trump Administration Sends Sacramento $1.8 Billion for Flood Protection

Trump Administration Sends Sacramento $1.8 Billion for Flood Protection | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
The federal money also will be spent widening the Sacramento Weir, a mechanism north of the city that acts as a safety valve by channeling flood waters into the Yolo Bypass.
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Life on Earth Came from a Hot Volcanic Pool, Not the Sea, New Evidence Suggests

Life on Earth Came from a Hot Volcanic Pool, Not the Sea, New Evidence Suggests | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.
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Fake cave-diving photos, videos spread online amid Thai rescue mission | CTV News

Beware the fake videos and social media accounts purporting to follow the dramatic rescue of the soccer team from a flooded cave system in Thailand.
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“It Isn’t Just Flint.” How the Next Water Crisis Could Happen Anywhere. –

“It Isn’t Just Flint.” How the Next Water Crisis Could Happen Anywhere. – | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
You may think you know the story of what happened in Flint, Michigan. When Flint, under the direction of a state-appointed emergency manager, switched its water supply from Lake Huron to the Flint River in 2014, the people in the mostly lower-income, black city almost immediately began noticing problems—discoloration, unexplained rashes, and illnesses. It took […]
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Swimming with the sharks: 'They're closer than you think.' | Miami Herald

Swimming with the sharks: 'They're closer than you think.' | Miami Herald | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Renowned University of Miami Rosenstiel School shark biologist Neil Hammerschlag has been tagging sharks in the ocean and near our downtown shorelines to study how they are coping with urbanization, climate change and overfishing. Sharks are in trouble and he is dedicated to conservation of endangered species.
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The Challenges of Global Flood Hazard Mapping and Prediction

The Challenges of Global Flood Hazard Mapping and Prediction | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
A new book presents the latest tools in remote sensing technologies and modeling approaches for addressing challenges and meeting future needs in global flood hazard mapping and prediction.
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Rescued Thai Boys Being Watched for Illnesses Caught from Cave Animals

Rescued Thai Boys Being Watched for Illnesses Caught from Cave Animals | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.
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Releasing our inner jellyfish in the fight against infection

Releasing our inner jellyfish in the fight against infection | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
How mucus genes dating back to our time as a jellyfish could be key in our quest for new antibiotics.
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The sea anemone, an animal that hides its complexity well

The sea anemone, an animal that hides its complexity well | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Despite its apparent simplicity -- a tube-like body topped with tentacles -- the sea anemone is actually a highly complex creature. Scientists have just discovered over a hundred different cell types in this small marine invertebrate as well as incredible neuronal diversity. This surprising complexity was revealed when the researchers built a real cell atlas of the animal.
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The entire rescue team is now out of the cave

The entire rescue team is now out of the cave | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Three remaining divers and a doctor are now out of the cave, mission commander Narongsak Osotthanakorn said at a press conference moments ago.
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San Francisco Surfer Bianca Valenti Scores a Win at the Puerto Escondido Cup

San Francisco Surfer Bianca Valenti Scores a Win at the Puerto Escondido Cup | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
She’s proving women have what it takes for big wave surfing.
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Washington State Department of Natural Resources Releases New Tsunami Maps

Washington State Department of Natural Resources Releases New Tsunami Maps | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
The state continues to prepare for the big magnitude 9.0 quake and ensuing tsunami.
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