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The Tides Bring Lego Pieces to This UK Beach

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The Tides Bring Lego Pieces to This UK Beach

Source: BBC News Magazine/Mario Cacciottolo - July 22, 2014

A container filled with millions of Lego pieces fell into the sea off Cornwall in 1997. But instead of remaining at the bottom of the ocean, they are still washing up on Cornish beaches today - offering an insight into the mysterious world of oceans and tides.

"Let me see if I can find a more…

Learn How to be an Expert Underwater Photographer

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Learn How to be an Expert Underwater Photographer

Source: Digital Trends/Bill Schiffner - July 22, 2014

Sharks have roamed the Earth’s seas for nearly 400 million years, and are of the oldest species. Their size, power, and teeth fill us with more…

Fishing For Viruses With Bacteria Bait

Photo: Jennifer Brum/Tucson Marine Phage Laboratory

Fishing For Viruses With Bacteria Bait

July 22, 2014

A fishing expedition of microscopic proportions led by University of Arizona ecologists revealed that the lines between virus types in more…

The Tides Bring Lego Pieces to This UK Beach

Photo: Kent News & Pictures Ltd.

The Tides Bring Lego Pieces to This UK Beach

Source: BBC News Magazine/Mario Cacciottolo - July 22, 2014

A container filled with millions of Lego pieces fell into the sea off Cornwall in 1997. But instead of remaining at the bottom of the more…

High Seas Absorb CO2, But Only if There is Fish

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High Seas Absorb CO2, But Only if There is Fish

Source: Rabble/Stephen Leahy - July 22, 2014

Marine life in the high seas soak up twice as much CO2 from the atmosphere as Canada emits every year, a new study by the Global more…

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The Tide is Turning on Ocean Conservation

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The Tide is Turning on Ocean Conservation

Source: National Geographic/Ghislaine Maxwell - June 17, 2014

Fish don’t vote; is that perhaps why the ocean and its problems are a low priority for governments and few politicians see a need to more…