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AllAfrica.com
Early Warning Systems Help Track the Weather and Can Do the Same for SpeciesThe landscapes of southern Africa have changed at a dizzying pace over the last
Early Warning Systems Help Track the Weather and Can Do the Same for Species
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The landscapes of southern Africa have changed at a dizzying pace over the last few decades. We may not link our stress levels, our road rage, or feelings of alienation to the steady homogenisation of our environment. But they are profoundly... Read more
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New Kerala
President of Seychelles James Michel visits Mumbai to promote Seychelles Tourism James Michel, President of Republic of Seychelles, while interacting with the
President of Seychelles James Michel visits Mumbai to promote Seychelles Tourism
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
James Michel, President of Republic of Seychelles, while interacting with the Indian Press, reinforced Indo-Seychelles bilateral relations and the need to pave the way... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Extreme engineering to build this resort town in EgyptEl Gouna is an Egyptian resort town located on the Red Sea. Thirty years ago th
Extreme engineering to build this resort town in Egypt
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 2 days ago
El Gouna is an Egyptian resort town located on the Red Sea. Thirty years ago the coastline was a nearly untouched expanse of sand and coral reefs. The image below was snapped from space in 1985. Contrast that image with the one below of El Gouna... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fishing Town Swaps Boats for Mangroves and MaricultureBy Sophie Mbugua Jumana Farouky And Megan Rowling Kilifi, Kenya — A slight bre
Fishing Town Swaps Boats for Mangroves and Mariculture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Sophie Mbugua Jumana Farouky And Megan Rowling Kilifi, Kenya — A slight breeze makes the afternoon humidity bearable as Kibibi Mramba and 19 others plant tiny mangrove shoots along a creek in the Kenyan coastal town of Kilifi. For the past five... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Will the Fishing Industry Cough Up for Fad Cleanups? Seychelles NGO Heads to Regional Tuna CommissionVictoria — After facing a mounting battle to fight the growing impacts of lost
Will the Fishing Industry Cough Up for Fad Cleanups? Seychelles NGO Heads to Regional Tuna Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Victoria — After facing a mounting battle to fight the growing impacts of lost Fish Aggregation Devices, the Island Conservation Society (ICS) of Seychelles is heading to the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) to seek solutions and funding for the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas cleanDIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean env
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas clean
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
DIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean environment. While they are aware that Mother Nature can inflict far more damage to coral reefs than any divers' actions, they also want to see a clean ocean free of... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas cleanDIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean env
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas clean
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
DIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean environment. While they are aware that Mother Nature can inflict far more damage to coral reefs than any divers' actions, they also want to see a clean ocean free of... Read more
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Northern Star
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas cleanDIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean env
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas clean
Northern Star / Posted 2 days ago
DIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean environment. While they are aware that Mother Nature can inflict far more damage to coral reefs than any divers' actions, they also want to see a clean ocean free of... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas cleanDIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean env
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas clean
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
DIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean environment. While they are aware that Mother Nature can inflict far more damage to coral reefs than any divers' actions, they also want to see a clean ocean free of... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas cleanDIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean env
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas clean
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
DIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean environment. While they are aware that Mother Nature can inflict far more damage to coral reefs than any divers' actions, they also want to see a clean ocean free of... Read more
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News Mail
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas cleanDIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean env
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas clean
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
DIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean environment. While they are aware that Mother Nature can inflict far more damage to coral reefs than any divers' actions, they also want to see a clean ocean free of... Read more
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Queensland Times
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas cleanDIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean env
Rubbish pits commended in push to keep seas clean
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
DIVERS are a pretty responsible group when it comes to protecting the ocean environment. While they are aware that Mother Nature can inflict far more damage to coral reefs than any divers' actions, they also want to see a clean ocean free of... Read more
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asianage
Crustacean species named after Elton JohnScientists have discovered a small “hitchhiking” coral reef crustacean species
Crustacean species named after Elton John
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Scientists have discovered a small “hitchhiking” coral reef crustacean species in Indonesia, and named it after English composer and singer Sir Elton John. While exploring the remote coral reefs of Raja Ampat in Indonesia, Dr James Thomas from the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Princess Beatrice and her £300,000 holidayA £300,000 holiday fit for a globe-trotting princess: The cost of Beatrice's 15
Princess Beatrice and her £300,000 holiday
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A £300,000 holiday fit for a globe-trotting princess: The cost of Beatrice's 15 luxury foreign trips this year revealed (it's lucky she's got a new job to pay for them) Princess Beatrice, 27, has enjoyed 15 holidays this year alone Total since... Read more
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Queensland Times
Marine species will battle for survival as climate changesWARMING ocean temperatures and subsequent southward migration of species are li
Marine species will battle for survival as climate changes
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
WARMING ocean temperatures and subsequent southward migration of species are likely to bring significant change to the marine environment on our doorstep. Whether that migration would see an increase in the number of stingers including the deadly... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The sound of a starfish 'seeing' › News in Science (ABC Science) Site Navigation Ancient Worlds Energy & Tra
The sound of a starfish 'seeing'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
› News in Science (ABC Science) Site Navigation Ancient Worlds Energy & Transport Environment & Nature Health & Medical Innovation & Technology Latest News in Science News Analysis Science Features Nature... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Photographers zoom in on nature for Eureka Science PrizeEureka Prizes: From corals to crocodiles, photographers zoom in on nature Phot
Photographers zoom in on nature for Eureka Science Prize
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Eureka Prizes: From corals to crocodiles, photographers zoom in on nature Photo: Second place in the 2015 Eureka Prize for Science Photography - Thorny-Headed Worm, Aileen Elliot, Murdoch University. (Aileen Elliot) Photo: Finalist in the 2015... Read more
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Soundings
Florida Keys dive operator sets up late night rendezvous One of the most spectacular but little known events along the Florida reefs —
Florida Keys dive operator sets up late night rendezvous
Soundings / Posted 3 days ago
One of the most spectacular but little known events along the Florida reefs — as well as around the world — is the annual synchronized spawning of corals. Yes, corals do have sex to reproduce... Read more
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CNET
What do Edward Snowden and Elton John have in common? CrustaceansThere are a few surefire signs you've become a celebrity -- hosting "Saturday N
What do Edward Snowden and Elton John have in common? Crustaceans
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
There are a few surefire signs you've become a celebrity -- hosting "Saturday Night Live," getting one of your songs parodied by "Weird Al" Yankovic or having your privacy invaded by a TMZ reporter. However, you're truly an icon if a scientist... Read more
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TribLIVE
North Huntingdon woman gets first-hand knowledge in BelizeAmy Owens is no stranger to exotic animals and the environmental changes that a
North Huntingdon woman gets first-hand knowledge in Belize
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
Amy Owens is no stranger to exotic animals and the environmental changes that affect their lives. The 2009 Norwin High School graduate has a degree in environmental science from the University of Pittsburgh and works in the education department at... Read more
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PhysOrg
Sir Elton John is the inspiration behind the name of a new coral reef crustacean speciesLeucothoe eltoni, new crustacean species, from Raja Ampat, Indonesia. Credit: D
Sir Elton John is the inspiration behind the name of a new coral reef crustacean species
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Leucothoe eltoni, new crustacean species, from Raja Ampat, Indonesia. Credit: Dr. James Thomas While exploring the remote coral reefs of Raja Ampat in Indonesia, Dr. James Thomas from the Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography, Florida,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Warm oceans cause concern of coral bleaching Honolulu – Abnormally warm ocean temperatures are creating conditions that th
Warm oceans cause concern of coral bleaching
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Honolulu – Abnormally warm ocean temperatures are creating conditions that threaten to kill coral across the equatorial Pacific, north Pacific and western Atlantic oceans, the National Oceanic and... Read more
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Business Insider
The real tests in the South China Sea are clearly comingThe Pentagon has laid down a fresh marker against China's worrisome land reclam
The real tests in the South China Sea are clearly coming
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
The Pentagon has laid down a fresh marker against China's worrisome land reclamation effort in the South China Sea. In a congressionally mandated report published last week, the Defense Department outlined a strategy for maritime security in the... Read more
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South Maryland News
Faculty explore, share talents, serve during summer breakCollege of Southern Maryland professors Paul Billeter, Laura Polk and Michael W
Faculty explore, share talents, serve during summer break
South Maryland News / Posted 4 days ago
College of Southern Maryland professors Paul Billeter, Laura Polk and Michael Walls traveled to Belize, Bolivia, Peru and remote Appalachia this summer to research and study, and provide service to communities outside of the region. As they welcome... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Coral gets bailed out by an enemy—studyPARIS, France—Under attack from hordes of ravenous starfish, Pacific coral is g
Coral gets bailed out by an enemy—study
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
PARIS, France—Under attack from hordes of ravenous starfish, Pacific coral is getting help from an unexpected source—seaweed, an arch enemy, researchers said on Wednesday. Seaweed is no friend of the fragile ecosystems of coral reefs, pumping out... Read more
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PhysOrg
Foes can become friends on the coral reefCages fabricated on the sea floor allow experimentation to understand the role
Foes can become friends on the coral reef
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Cages fabricated on the sea floor allow experimentation to understand the role of seaweeds in protecting corals from attack by crown-of-thorns sea stars. Credit: Cody Clements, Georgia Tech On the coral reef, knowing who's your friend and who's your... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
JAX Chamber waffles on protecting the St. JohnsSo I spent last week in the Keys, and the people I left in charge, to put it bl
JAX Chamber waffles on protecting the St. Johns
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
So I spent last week in the Keys, and the people I left in charge, to put it bluntly, failed miserably in their assigned jobs. There I was snorkeling on the reefs at Coffin Patch and Sombrero, serving as a deck hand in a successful lobster gathering... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Coral Sex Studies Seek to Delay Point of No ReturnNot only do coral reefs have symbolic value, their unique biodiversity also sup
Coral Sex Studies Seek to Delay Point of No Return
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Not only do coral reefs have symbolic value, their unique biodiversity also supports the livelihoods of over a billion people. But 2015 is predicted to be disastrous for corals. Projections from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in... Read more
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Japan Update
Sukugarasu is Okinawan summer snackSuku, or baby rabbit fish, is an Okinawan seasonal delicacy often eaten as snac
Sukugarasu is Okinawan summer snack
Japan Update / Posted 5 days ago
Suku, or baby rabbit fish, is an Okinawan seasonal delicacy often eaten as snack to accompany alcoholic beverages. ‘Sukugarasu’ is a local Okinawan delicacy of salted fish called ‘Suku’ in Okinawan dialect. They are eaten as a side dish served on... Read more
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tempo.co
Rescue Mission for Indonesian Coral Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti has unveiled a plan
Rescue Mission for Indonesian Coral
tempo.co / Posted 5 days ago
Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti has unveiled a plan to scale-up the preservation of Indonesia's ailing coral reefs, with hopes to expand protected waters from the current 16.4 million... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Great Barrier Reef: climate change is biggest threat to native species – studySpecies native to the Great Barrier Reef are more likely to face extinction thr
Great Barrier Reef: climate change is biggest threat to native species – study
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
Species native to the Great Barrier Reef are more likely to face extinction through climate change than marine life elsewhere that can adapt by “invading” new regions, according to new research. The largest study to date on the impacts of climate... Read more
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University of Queensland
Warmer seas to bring big changes for marine lifeWarming oceans will cause profound changes in the global distribution of marine
Warmer seas to bring big changes for marine life
University of Queensland / Posted 5 days ago
Warming oceans will cause profound changes in the global distribution of marine species, new research shows. The University of Queensland’s Professor John Pandolfi, from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, said the international... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
DENR steps up protection of Taklong IslandTHE DEPARTMENT of Environment and Natural Resources recently partnered with sta
DENR steps up protection of Taklong Island
The Daily Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
THE DEPARTMENT of Environment and Natural Resources recently partnered with stakeholders to step up protection and conservation efforts of the marine reserve located at Nueva Valencia, Guimaras. According to DENR-6, it signed a memorandum of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Climate impacts on marine biodiversityWarming oceans will have a profound impact on marine biodiversity around the wo
Climate impacts on marine biodiversity
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Warming oceans will have a profound impact on marine biodiversity around the world. Credit: Nick Graham New research into the impact of climate change has found that warming oceans will cause profound changes in the global distribution of marine... Read more
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Female Network
10 Places to Visit in the PH Before You Turn 30The world is a big place, with plenty of cultures to experience, cuisines to tr
10 Places to Visit in the PH Before You Turn 30
Female Network / Posted 6 days ago
The world is a big place, with plenty of cultures to experience, cuisines to try, and people to meet–but why not start in your own country first? Here are 10 places you should visit before you reach 30. Vigan, Ilocos Sur Indulge in the Philippines’... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hawaii coral reefs under observation as dangerous bleaching expected again soonHONOLULU — Alongside the lush and steep windward coast of the Hawaii island of
Hawaii coral reefs under observation as dangerous bleaching expected again soon
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
HONOLULU — Alongside the lush and steep windward coast of the Hawaii island of Oahu, researchers are making images of coral reefs that are in danger of dying because of warm ocean waters. They are taking high-definition 360-degree panoramic images... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Zookeepers optimistic about survival chances for twin pandas The National Zoo in Washington says there's one more panda in the world after
Zookeepers optimistic about survival chances for twin pandas
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 7 days ago
The National Zoo in Washington says there's one more panda in the world after its female giant panda gave birth to a cub on... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Rockets kill 4 Pakistani soldiers near Afghan borderJuror issued challenge during talks in officer's trialJuror issued challenge du
Rockets kill 4 Pakistani soldiers near Afghan border
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 days ago
Juror issued challenge during talks in officer's trialJuror issued challenge during talks in officer's trial A juror who heard evidence in the trial of a white North Carolina police officer said he challenged his colleagues to determine what an... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Reef mapping aims to stem coral bleachingAlongside the lush and steep windward coast of Oahu, researchers are creating i
Reef mapping aims to stem coral bleaching
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
Alongside the lush and steep windward coast of Oahu, researchers are creating images of coral reefs that are in danger of dying because of warm ocean waters. They are taking high-definition 360-degree panoramic images of the reefs and using them to... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Dubai market loses 7 percent after oil price dipWalker's health plan hinges on a tricky subsidy rollbackWalker's health plan hi
Dubai market loses 7 percent after oil price dip
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 7 days ago
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Rockets kill 4 Pakistani soldiers near Afghan borderWalker's health plan hinges on a tricky subsidy rollbackWalker's health plan hi
Rockets kill 4 Pakistani soldiers near Afghan border
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 7 days ago
Walker's health plan hinges on a tricky subsidy rollbackWalker's health plan hinges on a tricky subsidy rollback Republican Scott Walker's plan for repealing and replacing President Barack Obama's health care law hinges on what many see as a nearly... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
UN chief coming to Nigeria to mark bombing, abducted girlsWalker's health plan hinges on a tricky subsidy rollbackWalker's health plan hi
UN chief coming to Nigeria to mark bombing, abducted girls
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Rockets kill 4 Pakistani soldiers near Afghan borderWalker's health plan hinges on a tricky subsidy rollbackWalker's health plan hi
Rockets kill 4 Pakistani soldiers near Afghan border
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
Walker's health plan hinges on a tricky subsidy rollbackWalker's health plan hinges on a tricky subsidy rollback Republican Scott Walker's plan for repealing and replacing President Barack Obama's health care law hinges on what many see as a nearly... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Dubai market loses 7 percent after oil price dipWalker's health plan hinges on a tricky subsidy rollbackWalker's health plan hi
Dubai market loses 7 percent after oil price dip
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
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One-day record for migrant rescues in sea near Libya: 4,400Boaters mapping Pacific garbage to arrive in San FranciscoBoaters mapping Pacif
One-day record for migrant rescues in sea near Libya: 4,400
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One-day record for migrant rescues in sea near Libya: 4,400Boaters mapping Pacific garbage to arrive in San FranciscoBoaters mapping Pacif
One-day record for migrant rescues in sea near Libya: 4,400
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
One-day record for migrant rescues in sea near Libya: 4,400Boaters mapping Pacific garbage to arrive in San FranciscoBoaters mapping Pacif
One-day record for migrant rescues in sea near Libya: 4,400
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 7 days ago
Boaters mapping Pacific garbage to arrive in San FranciscoBoaters mapping Pacific garbage to arrive in San Francisco Scientists and volunteers who have spent the last month gathering data on how much plastic garbage is floating in the Pacific Ocean... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Insurgents shell main prison near Syrian capital, killing 10Boaters mapping Pacific garbage to arrive in San FranciscoBoaters mapping Pacif
Insurgents shell main prison near Syrian capital, killing 10
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 7 days ago
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Rioters attack police in front of German asylum home againBoaters mapping Pacific garbage to arrive in San FranciscoBoaters mapping Pacif
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