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3 Swimmers Rescued From Ocean at Seaside Heights in Jersey Shore

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3 Swimmers Rescued From Ocean at Seaside Heights in Jersey Shore

Source: ABC 6 Action News - May 27, 2016

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (WPVI) -- Three swimmers were rescued from the ocean by lifeguards preparing for the Memorial Day holiday weekend in Seaside Heights.

The lifeguards more…

Sunken American WWII Torpedo Bomber Discovered Near Palau

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Sunken American WWII Torpedo Bomber Discovered Near Palau

Source: FoxNews/Rob Verger - May 26, 2016

In July of 1944, an American warplane, a TBM-1C Avenger torpedo bomber, went down in the Pacific.

Now, 72 years later, the Navy plane has more…

Ancient Vampire Fish Known as Lampreys Target Swimmers in British Rivers and Lakes

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Ancient Vampire Fish Known as Lampreys Target Swimmers in British Rivers and Lakes

Source: DailyMail/Emma Glenfield - May 25, 2016

Blood-sucking 'vampire' fish with rows of razor-sharp teeth and terrifyingly powerful suckers have reached record numbers in British waters – raising fears of attacks on more…

Surf Camps Are a Great Way to Get Your Kid in the Water This Summer

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Surf Camps Are a Great Way to Get Your Kid in the Water This Summer

Source: The Florida Times-Union/Bill Longenecker - May 24, 2016

Surfing comes naturally to a little child. Just hand one a Styrofoam board and watch. Little kids will try to catch anything that moves toward more…

Amazonian Ants Create Living Raft to Survive Floods

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Amazonian Ants Create Living Raft to Survive Floods

Source: AL.com/Ben Raines - May 23, 2016

When you live underground, rain and flooding can be a real problem.

Imagine you are one of the 200,000 or so ants living in a more…

Adventurers Plan a Mission to Deadly Andrea Doria Shipwreck Site

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Adventurers Plan a Mission to Deadly Andrea Doria Shipwreck Site

Source: CBS North Carolina/AP - May 20, 2016

BOSTON (AP) — Nearly six decades after 46 people died when the Andrea Doria sank to the sea floor following a violent collision with another more…

Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Released in Boca Raton

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Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Released in Boca Raton

Source: Sun Sentinel/Emily Miller - May 19, 2016

When the loggerhead sea turtles arrived at a Boca Raton rehabilitation facility last December, the specialists weren't sure if the two would pull through.

"Those first few more…

First Responders Rescue Horse From Ocean in Massachusetts

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First Responders Rescue Horse From Ocean in Massachusetts

Source: NBC4 - May 18, 2016

WESTPORT, Mass. (WPRI) — A horse ride along the beach turned into a scary situation for one woman Tuesday.

Westport police were called to Gooseberry more…

Ten Things You Never Knew About the Ocean’s Deepest Places

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Ten Things You Never Knew About the Ocean’s Deepest Places

Source: The Conversation/Alan Jamieson, University of Aberdeen - May 17, 2016

The ocean is deep. In fact, most of it is deep. Officially anything deeper than just 200 metres is considered the “deep sea”, but the more…

Waves Like Mountains, Meet the Swells Navigated by Sailors off Antarctica

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Waves Like Mountains, Meet the Swells Navigated by Sailors off Antarctica

Source: Redbull/Corinna Halloran - May 16, 2016

In the Southern Ocean, when one of the iconic low pressures spins off the South Pole, the boats racing in the Volvo Ocean Race brace themselves for more…

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