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Mysterious Pyramid Discovered on Pacific Ocean Floor

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Mysterious Pyramid Discovered on Pacific Ocean Floor

Source: Daily Mail/Stacy Liberatore - June 30, 2016

Humans have yet to explore the deep wonders of the sea, but a recent find suggests aliens may have already beaten us to it.
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Corals: What Will We Discover by 2017?

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Corals: What Will We Discover by 2017?

Source: The Daily Catch - June 29, 2016

The gorgeous research schooner Tara has arrived in Miami on the first leg of a 2 year, 100,000 km expedition around the Pacific.

Tara’s goal more…

Meet the Giant Catfish Swimming in Chernobyl’s Radioactive Cooling Pond

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Meet the Giant Catfish Swimming in Chernobyl’s Radioactive Cooling Pond

Source: 9 News - June 28, 2016

A Ukrainian man has used a camera on a line to film the enormous catfish that swim in the radioactive cooling pond at Chernobyl.

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The Ocean Cleanup Deploys Prototype Trash Collecting Boom in North Sea

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The Ocean Cleanup Deploys Prototype Trash Collecting Boom in North Sea

Source: Gizmag/Nick Lavars - June 27, 2016

Its been a few years since Boyan Slat first revealed his bold concept to clean up the world's oceans, and now we're set to see how his more…

Man Survives 16 Hours in the Ocean After Rip Current Carries Him 30 Miles off Honduras Coast

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Man Survives 16 Hours in the Ocean After Rip Current Carries Him 30 Miles off Honduras Coast

Source: KMBC/Brian Johnson - June 24, 2016

A Lee’s Summit man said he’s glad to be back home after nearly losing his life while on a dental relief mission trip in Honduras.

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Renowned Pianist Performs Riveting Set in the Arctic

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Renowned Pianist Performs Riveting Set in the Arctic

Source: New York Daily News/Molly Crane-Newman - June 23, 2016

Brilliant!

An acclaimed pianist just put on a historic solo performance while floating in the Arctic Ocean.

While large chunks of broken ice fall from more…

Solar Impulse Leaves New York for Spain, Marking Historic Transatlantic Crossing

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Solar Impulse Leaves New York for Spain, Marking Historic Transatlantic Crossing

Source: ABC News/Alyssa Newcomb - June 22, 2016

Swiss adventurer Bertrand Piccard took off from New York City this morning inside Solar Impulse, a solar-powered plane, for his historic four-day journey across the Atlantic more…

First Day on the Job, Teen Lifeguard Rescues Pilot From Plane Crash off Rhode Island Beach

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First Day on the Job, Teen Lifeguard Rescues Pilot From Plane Crash off Rhode Island Beach

Source: Inside Edition - June 21, 2016

Dramatic video of a pilot being rescued by a newly-minted lifeguard after bringing his crippled plane down in the ocean has been released.

The plane went down more…

New Jersey Man Remembered After Saving Boys From Rip Current

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New Jersey Man Remembered After Saving Boys From Rip Current

Source: ABC6/Alex N. Gecan and Andrew Ford, Asbury Park Press - June 20, 2016

LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- His boy was in trouble.
James Clarke was sitting with his wife Jane - "my bride," he always called her - more…

Andrea Doria Shipwreck Is Quickly Deteriorating

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Andrea Doria Shipwreck Is Quickly Deteriorating

Source: The Christian Science Monitor/Christina Beck - June 17, 2016

Since the Andrea Doria sank off the coast of Nantucket in 1956, generations of divers have made the dangerous dive to the wreck, leading to more…

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