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More Profit, Less Fish: Study Reveals Canada Is Failing at Ocean Stewardship

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More Profit, Less Fish: Study Reveals Canada Is Failing at Ocean Stewardship

Source: CBC News/Geoff Bartlett - June 24, 2016

A new study shows Canada's fishery is in dire straits, with the industry more focused on making money than building sustainable catches for future generations.

The report, produced by Oceana Canada and titled "Here's the Catch: How to Restore Abundance to Canada's Oceans," is being called the most comprehensive public study ever conducted on the state 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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Pluto May Have a Liquid Ocean

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Pluto May Have a Liquid Ocean

Source: Space/Nola Taylor Redd - June 24, 2016

The underground ocean that produced some of the stunning features on Pluto's surface may still be splashing around beneath the crust today.

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More Profit, Less Fish: Study Reveals Canada Is Failing at Ocean Stewardship

Photo: Mark Goebel/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

More Profit, Less Fish: Study Reveals Canada Is Failing at Ocean Stewardship

Source: CBC News/Geoff Bartlett - June 24, 2016

A new study shows Canada's fishery is in dire straits, with the industry more focused on making money than building sustainable catches for future generations.

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Greenland and the Future of the Arctic

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Greenland and the Future of the Arctic

Source: World Ocean Radio/Peter Neill - June 24, 2016

World Ocean Radio host Peter Neill recently returned from the Arctic Circle Forum in Nuuk, Greenland, where he made some interesting observations about those in more…

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The TerraMar Project Interviews Ian Urbina

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The TerraMar Project Interviews Ian Urbina

Source: The TerraMar Project - August 20, 2015

The TerraMar Project sat down with Ian Urbina (@ian_urbina), an investigative reporter for The New York Times, to discuss his series on lawlessness on more…

Ask Dr. Universe

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Ask Dr. Universe

Source: Washington State University - April 26, 2016

Why is the ocean salty? -Alysin, 10, Ruston, La.
Dear Alysin,

At first, I thought the answer to your question might take us deep into the more…

Smithsonian National Zoo Hosts Plastic Trash Exhibit to Raise Awareness for Ocean Pollution

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Smithsonian National Zoo Hosts Plastic Trash Exhibit to Raise Awareness for Ocean Pollution

Source: WJLA ABC7/Kendra Mann - June 15, 2016

WASHINGTON (ABC7) — From a distance, the bright multi-colored fish sculpture that stood at the entrance of the Smithsonian National Zoo was absolutely breathtaking, but a more…

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