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Jelly from the depths

Source: Discovery Magazine This fleshy jellyfish was seen during a dive at a depth of over 12,000 feet. The red lines appear to be radial canals connecting the bright yellow gonads.

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Could the presence of giant isopods be an indication of whats below the surface?

When stories of a fisherman in Florida, USA catching a goblin shark made headlines all over the world, something else caught the attention of inquisitive deep sea biologists as they questioned why there were so many giant isopods in the … Continue reading

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Magnitude 5.6 earthquake strikes Port Moresby

Eventhough Papua New Guinea sits on the Pacific Ring of Fire, locals will tell you that earthquakes are a rarity in the southern region. That being an exception last night when an earthquake measuring 5.6 on the richter scale struck … Continue reading

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Mystery of Missing flight 370

Someone please explain why the proposed crash site is about the same distance but in the opposite direction to its destination.

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Snake vs Crocodile

Amazing pictures of a snake eating a crocodile taken at Lake Moondarra, near Mt Isa, north-west Queensland. See more here

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Nine missing in the waters of PNG

Nine people have gone missing on a boat in East New Britain. Its been four days now but the Provincial Disaster Office has not yet been notified. Help us look for them. (Read about it)

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Philippines Typhoon

Our Thoughts and Prayers go out to everyone in the Philippines. Can also get more information about he typhoon here. Said to have winds that are some of the strongest in history, reaching speeds of up to 260km/hr. More stats … Continue reading

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Gold mining in Peru much worse than anyone thought

Gold-Mining In Peru Is Much Worse Than Anyone Thought http://t.co/ECVa13henM — Andrew David Thaler (@SFriedScientist) October 28, 2013  

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Nautilus Minerals train young Scientists

Nautilus Minerals provides training opportunities for young scientists from the South Pacific

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Shark Calling Update

Following up on my post of having to witness the Shark Calling Festival in New Ireland, here’s my overdue update and a timely one too since its also shark week. Shark calling, is a traditional ritual practiced by the people of … Continue reading

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