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Radioactive Fukushima Waters Arrive At West Coast Of America
Science & Tech  (tags: Radiation, Fukushima, Pacific, West Coast, Insignificant, Non-Event, Natural Background Radiation, Ocean Sciences Meeting, American Geophysical Union, Woods Hole Oceanographic, Institution, Nat'l Academy of Sciences, Radionuclides )

Brian
- 227 days ago - forbes.com
"The Fukushima rad-concentrations are nowhere near as high as that left over from the old bomb tests, which are nowhere near as high as that of natural background."
Microbes Thriving on Plastic Ocean Pollution
Science & Tech  (tags: research, environment, study, discovery, microbes, oceans, science, Pacific, garbage, garbage patch )

Michael
- 522 days ago - ecogeek.org
From the Great Pacific garbage patch to more disperse bits of trash, immense amounts of plastic and other garbage continue to amass in the ocean. However, some of that plastic pollution is harboring life.
British Expedition to Pacific 'Treasure Island' Where Pirates Buried Their Plunder
Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, expedition, history, pirates, treasure, Pacific, Cocos Island, Treasure of Lima, Captain William Thompson )

Pia
- 868 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A British explorer is heading to a deserted Pacific "treasure island" where nineteenth century pirates are said to have stashed a multi million pound hoard of gold, silver and jewellery stolen from the Spanish.
More Humpback Whales in the North Pacific Than Previously Thought
Science & Tech  (tags: More, Humpback, Whales, in, the, North, Pacific, Than, Previously, Thought )

Agnes
- 1158 days ago - treehugger.com
Scientists have recently come to the conclusion based on one of the largest ever studies on humpback whale populations that the population in the North Pacific is actually higher than previously thought. Scientists believe that numbers are actually
Salmon-Killing Virus Seen for First Time in the Wild on the Pacific Coast
Science & Tech  (tags: Salmon-Killing, Virus, Seen, for, First, Time, in, the, Wild, on, the, Pacific, Coast )

Agnes
- 1161 days ago - nytimes.com
A lethal and highly contagious marine virus has been detected for the first time in wild salmon in the Pacific Northwest, researchers in British Columbia said on Monday, stirring concern that it could spread there, as it has in Chile, Scotland and else
   

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