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10 secret beaches worth discovering
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10 secret beaches worth discovering
Fri 11 Jul 2014
updated 7:27 AM EDT, Fri July 11, 2014 Zmudowski State Beach is harder to get to than some of the other beaches on Monterey Bay, but that means you'll have plenty of sandy California shoreline to... (photo: WN / Marzena)
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Whales serve as important ecosystem engineers, study finds
Sun 6 Jul 2014
Experts have found that when it comes to the ecosystems in the oceans, the main engineers are the whales. According to the Press Trust of India, a study believes that when it comes to the earth’s... (photo: public domain / )
Devil Fish  BBC News  Tue 1 Jul 2014
Deep dives of devil rays solve 'mystery' of warm brain
A new study shows that devil rays plunge nearly 2km below the ocean surface, making some of the deepest and fastest dives ever observed in the sea. Scientists tracked 15 of the large, winged fish,... (photo: Creative Commons / Yzx)
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U.S. President Barack Obama waves before boarding Air Force One during his departure at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila, Philippines Tuesday, April 29, 2014. The Philippines is the last leg of Obama's four-nation Asia tour. Escorting Obama is Philippines Air Force chief Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Delgado, second right.  Canberra Times  Tue 17 Jun 2014
Obama announces marine sanctuary in Pacific Ocean
Protecting the Pacific: President Barack Obama to declare a new marine sanctuary. Photo: AP Washington: In an effort to protect diverse habitats of coral reefs, whales, dolphins, sharks, sea turtles... (photo: AP / Aaron Favila)
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Caudal fin of a southern right whale (Eubalaena australis) near Valdés, Chubut, Argentina The Siasat Daily Tue 17 Jun 2014
Japan ignore International court kills 30 whales in Antarctic
Hyderabad, June 17: 30 minke whales were slaughtered by Japan off its northeast coast, in the first hunt ever since the International Court of Justice (ICJ) the UN's top... (photo: Creative Commons / Dr.Haus)
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Iceberg floating in Lago Argentina broken off from the Perito Moreno Glacier BBC News Wed 23 Apr 2014
Mystery of 'ocean quack sound' solved
The mystery of a bizarre quacking sound heard in the ocean has finally been solved, scientists report. The noise - nicknamed "the bio-duck" - appears in the... (photo: Creative Commons / IlyaHaykinson)
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Passengers looked over the ocean as the vessel rides the waves. The Examiner Sun 6 Apr 2014
10 Reasons why we must save the ocean
Our planet Earth is unique in our solar system due mainly to the existence of our magnificent oceans. The ocean has played a role in the lives of human civilizations... (photo: WN / RTayco)
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From left, Adam Metallo and Vince Rossi from the Smithsonian's Digitization Program Office 3-D Lab a use high-resolution laser arm and medium-range laser scanners to document one of the most complete fossil whales from the Cerro Ballena site. In the background, Smithsonian paleontologist Nick Pyenson reviews data on his laptop while the group works at night in a temporary tent next to the Pan-American Highway in the Atacama Region of Chile, 2011. BBC News Wed 26 Feb 2014
Chile's stunning fossil whale graveyard explained
It is one of the most astonishing fossil discoveries of recent years - a graveyard of whales found beside the Pan-American Highway in Chile. And now scientists think they... (photo: Smithsonian Institution)
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In this file photo released by Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, the Japanese whaling  ship Yushin Maru No. 3 approaches the Sea Shepherd's high-speed trimaran Gojira during their encounter Friday, Feb. 4, 2011 in Southern Ocean, Antarctica. Fisheries agency official Tatsuya Nakaoku says Japan has halted the hunt since Feb. 10, 2011 after persistent disruptions by the anti-whaling protesters "to ensure safety." Canoe Mon 24 Feb 2014
Sea Shepherd clashes with Japanese whalers
The Sea Shepherd conservation group, founded by Canadian Paul Watson, says it was ambushed overnight by Japanese whalers in the waters around Australia.... (photo: AP / Sea Shepherd, Simon Ager, File)
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File - In this Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011 photo head of research for Greenpeace Tony Sadownichik speaks at an oil spill near the town of Usinsk, 1,500 km (930 miles) northeast of Moscow, Russia. WorldNews.com Fri 21 Feb 2014
A Specter Is Haunting the Winter Games, the Specter of Gaia
Article by Wn.com Correspondent Dallas Darling A specter is haunting the Winter Games. The new roads and sidewalks, the neat hotels and dazzling amusement park, the... (photo: AP / Dmitry Lovetsky)
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