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2012-03-26 23:02:43

Professional surfer Bianca Valenti of Marin County wins Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Women’s SeaHawaii Pro at the world famous Banzai Pipeline on the North Shore of Oahu.

Tracking Marine Debris from the Japanese Tsunami
2011-12-29 05:00:33

Debris from the tsunami that devastated Japan in March could reach the United States as early as this winter, according to predictions by NOAA scientists. However, they warn there is still a large amount of uncertainty over exactly what is still floating, where it's located, where it will go, and when it will arrive.


Word of the Day
aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
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