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New Whale Species Discovered In Alaska

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New Whale Species Discovered In Alaska

Source: GrindTV/David Strege - July 29, 2016

When the remains of an unidentified whale washed ashore on a tiny Alaskan island in the Bering Sea in June 2014, a scientific search was more…

Lava From Hawaiian Volcano Reaches Ocean

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Lava From Hawaiian Volcano Reaches Ocean

Source: Weather/Pam Wright - July 28, 2016

Lava from an ongoing Kilauea eruption entered the ocean early Tuesday, creating photo opportunities for those brave enough to get close.

The United State Geographical more…

Dartmouth Woman to Join Sedna Epic Expedition to Boldly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before

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Dartmouth Woman to Join Sedna Epic Expedition to Boldly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before

Source: CBC News/Colleen Jones - July 27, 2016

A scuba diver from Nova Scotia is joining an all-female group on a "hazardous" trip to the Arctic Ocean.
Kitrina Godding of Dartmouth, N.S., set off Sunday. Her more…

Crochet Art Brings Threats to Marine Animals to Life

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Crochet Art Brings Threats to Marine Animals to Life

Source: The Creators Project/Diana Shi - July 26, 2016

An intricate crocheted coral reef has reached another level of crafting grandiosity in its tenth year of development. The spectacle, named Crochet Coral Reefs: TOXIC SEAS, more…

Undercover Plastic Detective

Photo: Anita Horan

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…

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…

Wild Boar Attacks Beachgoers in Poland

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Wild Boar Attacks Beachgoers in Poland

Source: The Telegraph/Keely Lockhart - July 21, 2016

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water... a wild boar attacks.

Somewhere in Poland beachgoers were enjoying the summer sunshine, when more…

Stop Oil Drilling Group Named South Carolina’s Conservationist of the Year

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Stop Oil Drilling Group Named South Carolina’s Conservationist of the Year

Source: The Daily Catch/Jean Marie Neal - July 20, 2016

SODA – Stop Offshore Drilling in the Atlantic – has been chosen to receive the prestigious “Conservationist of the Year” award from the S.C. Wildlife more…

Alaska Mountain Goat Drowns After Jumping Into Ocean to Avoid Mobs of Picture Takers

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Alaska Mountain Goat Drowns After Jumping Into Ocean to Avoid Mobs of Picture Takers

Source: Daily Mail/Jessica Chia and Associated Press - July 19, 2016

A mountain goat in Alaska jumped into the ocean to get away from crowds snapping its picture, only to drown when it couldn't get back more…

Pilots Survive Over a Day in the Ocean After Plane Crash Near Hawaii

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Pilots Survive Over a Day in the Ocean After Plane Crash Near Hawaii

Source: New York Daily News/Brian Lisi - July 18, 2016

The Coast Guard rescued two pilots from the ocean off Hawaii Friday after the pair spent nearly a full day struggling to swim toward safety.

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