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What Happened Aboard History's Most Baffling Ghost Ship?

What Happened Aboard History's Most Baffling Ghost Ship? | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
When the merchant ship Mary Celeste set sail from New York on November 7, 1872, all signs pointed to an uneventful journey. When it was discovered just under a month later — completely abandoned, yet still in seaworthy condition, and with personal effects from its missing crew intact — it quickly entered maritime lore.
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British woman rescued 10 hours after falling off cruise ship in Croatia

British woman rescued 10 hours after falling off cruise ship in Croatia | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
The 46-year-old is found "exhausted" after falling from a cruise ship, 60 miles off the coast of Croatia.
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800,000 Displaced In Flooding In Southern Indian State Of Kerala –

800,000 Displaced In Flooding In Southern Indian State Of Kerala – | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
CHENGANNUR, India (AP) — Some 800,000 people have been displaced and over 350 have died in the worst floodin
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Incredibly rare white harbour porpoise spotted off the coast of Cornwall - Cornwall Live

Incredibly rare white harbour porpoise spotted off the coast of Cornwall - Cornwall Live | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

Only a few dozen of the creatures have ever been spotted worldwide
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Risky rescues disentangle the ocean’s giants from fishing detritus

Risky rescues disentangle the ocean’s giants from fishing detritus | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Paul Cottrell has the difficult, and risky, job of rescuing whales tangled up in fishing nets and lines on the B.C. Coast
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Alaska could consider taking over wetland permitting from federal government — again - Anchorage Daily News

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Elderly woman and son rescued after truck plummeted into the water in Long Beach

Elderly woman and son rescued after truck plummeted into the water in Long Beach | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
An elderly woman and her son were rescued after their truck plummeted into the water near 200 block N. Marina
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Rescuers make failed attempt to save stranded salmon shark on Oregon beach

Rescuers make failed attempt to save stranded salmon shark on Oregon beach | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
It is not uncommon for juvenile salmon sharks to beach themselves this time of year.
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Truro Beach Remains Closed Due To ‘Continued Shark Activity’ « CBS Boston

Truro Beach Remains Closed Due To ‘Continued Shark Activity’ « CBS Boston | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Long Nook Beach in Truro, where a man was bitten by a shark earlier this week, remains closed until further notice due to “continued shark activity.”
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Climate change event heats up when Harvey victims complain of neglect

Climate change event heats up when Harvey victims complain of neglect | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
The mood changed quickly Saturday at a town hall environmental meeting on the dangers of climate change when Harvey victims alleged they had been forgotten during recovery.
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Watch: Humpback Whale Capsizes Boat in New Jersey

Watch: Humpback Whale Capsizes Boat in New Jersey | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Scientists believe the reason that this particular species surfaces is purely for fun.
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Humpback whale swims with lucky diver in incredible photographs - Mirror Online

Humpback whale swims with lucky diver in incredible photographs - Mirror Online | Soggy Science | Scoop.it

Taken in Tonga in the South Pacific, the photographs show a giant adolescent male getting up close and personal with a female explorer
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A lesson from krill and blue whales on how to be happy —

A lesson from krill and blue whales on how to be happy — | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Compared to life on smaller and larger scales than our own, we are wonderfully insignificant, and still accomplished.
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Endangered turtles make Mediterranean comeback | Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Endangered turtles make Mediterranean comeback | Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Turtles native to the coasts of Cyprus and Turkey have been hunted to near-extinction, but they are making a comeback due to conservationists' efforts.
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British war graves desecrated by Chinese pirates plundering Second World War shipwrecks | Daily

British war graves desecrated by Chinese pirates plundering Second World War shipwrecks | Daily | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson demanded an investigation last night: ‘The UK Government absolutely condemns the unauthorised disturbance of any wreck containing human remains' he said.
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Baby whale butchered in Delta state [Photos]

Baby whale butchered in Delta state [Photos] | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
A gigantic baby Whale that washed ashore in Delta state of Nigeria has been butchered by hungry residents. Residents of Obotobo 1 Community of Ogulagha Kingdom in Burutu LGA, Delta State have reportedly butchered a huge baby Whale after it washed ashore. The residents could be seen using an axe, machete and other weapons to …
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Dolphin, porpoise carcasses wash up on Mumbai coast, 12th marine animal death this year | mumbai news | Hindustan Times

Dolphin, porpoise carcasses wash up on Mumbai coast, 12th marine animal death this year | mumbai news | Hindustan Times | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
With this, the number of marine animal deaths around the Mumbai coastline becomes 12 this year and 93 since 2016
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Elderly woman and son rescued after truck plummeted into the water in Long Beach

Elderly woman and son rescued after truck plummeted into the water in Long Beach | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
An elderly woman and her son were rescued after their truck plummeted into the water near 200 block N. Marina
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Anglers urging government to allow shooting of more cormorants to stop birds eating fish they catch for sport

Anglers urging government to allow shooting of more cormorants to stop birds eating fish they catch for sport | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Anglers are urging the government to allow them free rein to shoot cormorants, in a bid to stop the birds eating fish they catch for sport.  The UK’s biggest angling organisation said it was encouraging members to kill more cormorants as a way to pressure the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) into raising an annual cap on the number that can be killed.
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This fisherman was hoping for a cod off Makkovik – and so were these orcas | CBC News

This fisherman was hoping for a cod off Makkovik – and so were these orcas | CBC News | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Rex Voisey was on the hunt for cod. Apparently, he wasn't the only one.
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Big fish: French trawler nets 1-ton WWII bomb that can explode with one wrong move — RT World News

Big fish: French trawler nets 1-ton WWII bomb that can explode with one wrong move — RT World News | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
French fishermen reeled in a big catch off the Normandy coast, but it turned out a bit more explosive than they anticipated. The trawler netted a WWII bomb with nearly a ton of explosives – and one movement could trigger a blast!
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Did the blob drive humpbacks out of Southeast Alaska? Some scientists think so.

Did the blob drive humpbacks out of Southeast Alaska? Some scientists think so. | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Glacier Bay is the only place in Southeast Alaska where humpback whale numbers are monitored year after year. Anecdotal reports throughout Southeast tell a similar story: Humpback numbers have been down.
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The Rise, and Hard-Won Joys, of Freshwater Surfing - The New York Times

The Rise, and Hard-Won Joys, of Freshwater Surfing - The New York Times | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
No longer confined to Hawaii, Southern California and Australia, the sport’s landlocked version is a testament to the art of making do.
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Boaters Save Stranded Whale Pod—Twice | whale | pilot whale | Iceland | The Epoch Times

Boaters Save Stranded Whale Pod—Twice | whale | pilot whale | Iceland | The Epoch Times | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
A group of kayakers helped herd a pod of pilot whales out of the shallow waters of an Icelandic fjord on Aug. 12—and again on Aug. 13, as the whales inexplicably returned the next day. The pod of about 60 pilot whales—marine mammals, which can grow to over 20 feet long and weigh as much …
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Hundreds of animals are dying in red tide. These people are trying to save them.

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