Latest Gilbert Islands Stories
History Flight is pleased to announce the results of its last 18 months of focused research and search missions to recover America’s missing WWII servicemen from the Pacific island of Tarawa.
Sharks played a key role in the lives of ancient Pacific islanders. Not only were these animals hunted as food, but their teeth were also used to create deadly weapons. Now researchers have discovered extinct sharks species based on these teeth.
By Christopher Pala Off the palm-fringed white beach of this remote Pacific atoll, the view underwater is downright scary. Corals are being covered and smothered to death by a bushy seaweed that is so tough even algae-grazing fish avoid it.
- Growing in low tufty patches.