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India Looks to Become More Prominent in Indian Ocean Politics

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India Looks to Become More Prominent in Indian Ocean Politics

Source: All India/Press Trust of India - July 25, 2016

HYDERABAD - India is trying to come to the "centre stage" of Indian Ocean politics where China is a "big player" as the region is going more…

An Ocean of Hydrogen May Lie Beneath the Ocean

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An Ocean of Hydrogen May Lie Beneath the Ocean

Source: Gizmag/Duke University - July 25, 2016

Hydrogen may offer a clean, alternative fuel source but it's not without its problems. Right now, hydrogen is usually obtained by expending another form of more…

Undercover Plastic Detective

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Undercover Plastic Detective

Source: The Daily Catch/Anita Horan - July 25, 2016

I wrote my first story for The Daily Catch on March 25 this year. I’m an ocean lover, underwater photographer and amateur freediver. Back on dry land, more…

Stakeholders to Host Third Meeting for Proposed Marine Protected Area for Long Island, Bahamas

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Stakeholders to Host Third Meeting for Proposed Marine Protected Area for Long Island, Bahamas

Source: Ocean CREST Alliance - July 25, 2016

On July 25, 26 and 27,The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) will host, along with its national conservation partners, The Nature Conservancy, BREEF, and regional conservation more…

Saltwater Crocodiles

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Saltwater Crocodiles

Source: One Species at a Time/Ari Daniel - July 25, 2016

The city of Darwin in Australia’s Northern Territory lies in the heart of crocodile country. In the 1950s, saltwater crocodiles were shot, skinned, and turned more…

Diving Enthusiasts Could be Citizen Scientists

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Diving Enthusiasts Could be Citizen Scientists

Source: The Guardian/Damian Carrington - July 22, 2016

Millions of holidaying scuba divers are able to become citizen scientists and take vital measurements of ocean temperatures, which are being driven up by climate change.

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Radiation in Fukushima River Is 200 Times Higher Than Pacific Ocean

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Radiation in Fukushima River Is 200 Times Higher Than Pacific Ocean

Source: Blue & Green Tomorrow - July 22, 2016

According to Greenpeace Japan’s survey released today, radioactive contamination residing in the seabed off the Fukushima coast is hundreds of times above the levels of pre-2011, whereas contamination more…

Octopus Fled Enclosure, Escaped Through Drain to the Ocean

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Octopus Fled Enclosure, Escaped Through Drain to the Ocean

Source: EcoWatch/Katie Pohlman - July 22, 2016

The National Aquarium of New Zealand didn't know it had an escape artist on its hands.

When Inky the octopus slipped through a gap in his more…

An Investment in Ocean Literacy

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An Investment in Ocean Literacy

Source: Dal News/Matt Reeder - July 22, 2016

“Who feeds on octopus?” asked Dal Biology professor Boris Worm, as someone grabbed the roll of bright pink tape being passed around a circle of kids more…

Great Ocean Reads for Summer

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Great Ocean Reads for Summer

Source: World Ocean Radio/Peter Neill - July 22, 2016

Summertime again, and what better time to pack a few books and head to the beach? In this episode of World Ocean Radio, host Peter more…

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