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2,000 Year Old Skeleton Discovered at Greek Shipwreck

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2,000 Year Old Skeleton Discovered at Greek Shipwreck

Source: ABC/Good Morning America - September 23, 2016

Underwater archaeologists recently discovered a 2,000-year-old skeleton on a famous shipwreck off the tiny Greek island of Antikythera, according to the scientific journal Nature.
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The Next Generation Sailing Simulator

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The Next Generation Sailing Simulator

Source: Scuttlebutt Sailing News/Christian Valentin - September 22, 2016

The thrill of traveling the ocean has captured our attention for millennia, across cultures and continents. From the westward journeys toward a new world to the more…

Indonesia’s Fisheries Boosted by Blowing Up Illegal Fishing Boats

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Indonesia’s Fisheries Boosted by Blowing Up Illegal Fishing Boats

Source: Straits Times - September 21, 2016

WASHINGTON • Indonesia's crackdown on illegal fishing - with the public spectacle of seized boats blown to smithereens - may have sparked tensions with China, more…

Hidden Treasures of Pacific Ocean Revealed During Recent Expedition to Extinct Hawaiian Volcano

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Hidden Treasures of Pacific Ocean Revealed During Recent Expedition to Extinct Hawaiian Volcano

Source: The Guardian/Associated Press - September 20, 2016

Scientists believe they have identified a new species of coral and found a rare Dumbo octopus during an expedition 3,000ft (900m) down in the Pacific more…

Kilauea’s Lava Flow Presents Real Danger to Observers

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Kilauea’s Lava Flow Presents Real Danger to Observers

Source: West Hawaii Today/Bret Yager - September 19, 2016

Recent visitors to the Kamokuna ocean entry have been greeted with the spectacular sight of Kilauea’s lava pouring into the sea to form some of more…

Ocean Photographers Take Over White House Instagram Account

Ocean Photographers Take Over White House Instagram Account

Source: Popular Science/Mary Beth Griggs - September 16, 2016

They've taken over the White House.

At least, they've taken over the White House's official Instagram account.

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Perfectly Preserved 168-Year Old Shipwreck Discovered in the Arctic

Artist: Owen Stanley

Perfectly Preserved 168-Year Old Shipwreck Discovered in the Arctic

Source: Gizmodo/George Dvorsky - September 15, 2016

As reported in the The Guardian, the Arctic Research Foundation discovered the HMS Terror in Nunavut Bay. “Resting proud on 24 metres of water, we found HMS Terror — 203 years old, more…

British Comedy Artist Finds Humor While Stranded at Sea Aboard Hanjin Ship

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British Comedy Artist Finds Humor While Stranded at Sea Aboard Hanjin Ship

Source: The Telegraph/Chris Graham - September 14, 2016

British artist Rebecca Moss was on board the Hanjin Geneva to explore how comedy arises in the tension between a mechanical system imposed into nature.

Discovering more…

San Diego Commits Artists to Walls

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San Diego Commits Artists to Walls

Source: DiscoverSD/Laurie Delk - September 13, 2016

Art lovers — make that every San Diegan — prepare to be dazzled.

PangeaSeed Foundation, the international nonprofit foundation, is hosting “Sea Walls: Murals for more…

Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Released Back to Ocean

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Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Released Back to Ocean

Source: South Strand News/Eileen Keithly - September 12, 2016

Encouraged by hundreds of well-wishers at Huntington Beach State Park on Sept. 10, Magnolia the sea turtle left her holding box and returned home to more…

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