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Vandals Turn Kids Water Park into Sewage Nightmare

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Vandals Turn Kids Water Park into Sewage Nightmare

Source: The Huffington Post/James Cave - July 25, 2014

Honolulu’s Environmental Services Director Lori Kahikina made it official Tuesday: “The only thing that should be going into the sewers is number 1 and number more…

The Next Gold Rush: Mining the Seafloor

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The Next Gold Rush: Mining the Seafloor

Source: BBC News/David Shukman - July 25, 2014

Vast new areas of the ocean floor have been opened up in an accelerating search for valuable minerals including manganese, copper and gold.

In a more…

Recreational for Some, Therapeutic for Others: Veterans Find Solace in the Sea

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Recreational for Some, Therapeutic for Others: Veterans Find Solace in the Sea

Source: Miami Herald/Sue Cocking - July 25, 2014

U.S. Army veteran Clare Christle of Coconut Creek still suffers crippling back pain from a stateside accident several years ago. Until recently, the 38-year-old had more…

High Tech Tuna Farming Off Hawaii Coast

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High Tech Tuna Farming Off Hawaii Coast

Source: West Hawaii Today/Bret Yager - July 25, 2014

A fish farming technology company plans to begin construction of a huge, untethered and highly automated spherical pen for farming yellowfin and bigeye tuna off more…

Waterkeepers Challenge Friends and Family Members to ‘Go Jump in a Lake’ to Promote Clean and Swimmable Local Waters

Waterkeepers Challenge Friends and Family Members to ‘Go Jump in a Lake’ to Promote Clean and Swimmable Local Waters

Source: Waterkeepers/Peter Cleary - July 25, 2014

New York (NY) -- Waterkeepers from around the world will plunge into local bodies of water this weekend for a swim to promote the importance more…

Nature’s Lighthouse: The Catatumbo Lightning

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Nature’s Lighthouse: The Catatumbo Lightning

Source: MNN/Russell Mclendon - July 24, 2014

The Catatumbo Lightning has helped sailors, thwarted invasions and wowed onlookers for thousands of years, thanks to a recurring thunderstorm that can spark up to more…

A Tragic End to an Incredible Journey: Plane Goes Down in Pacific

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A Tragic End to an Incredible Journey: Plane Goes Down in Pacific

Source: AP - July 24, 2014

A U.S. teenager who was attempting to set a record for an around-the-world flight was killed when his plane crashed in the Pacific Ocean, and more…

Cuba to Use Mangroves to Combat Rising Seas

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Cuba to Use Mangroves to Combat Rising Seas

Source: AP/Andrea Rodriguez - July 24, 2014

Many people in this hamlet on the southern coast of Cuba remember when the shore lay about 100 meters (yards) farther out. That was four more…

Aliens Need Oceans, Too

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Aliens Need Oceans, Too

Source: TechTimes/Aaron Mamiit - July 24, 2014

A report by a team of researchers from the University of East Anglia reveals that oceans are important for alien life to survive.
The report more…

Virtual Reality Can Make People Care About Climate Change

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Virtual Reality Can Make People Care About Climate Change

Source: Climate Confidential/Amy Westervelt - July 23, 2014

A woman peers through goggles embedded in a large black helmet. Forest sounds emanate from various corners of the room: a bird chirping here, a more…