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2014-07-16 16:20:43

Marina programming set to launch from Pier 5 BROOKLYN, N.Y., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Trenk Family Foundation: An historic

Storm Waters Could Easily Flood Manhattan Due To Rising Seas
2014-04-24 09:35:31

After Hurricane Sandy devastated New York, the fear of another flood has driven much concern in both the academic world and the political one. A new study from Portland State University reveals that since the mid-1800s, maximum water levels...

2012-09-05 23:03:23

On September 5th, 2012 the inaugural “Liberty to Freedom Swim”, dedicated to peace and freedom throughout the world, will take place in New York Harbor. New

2010-06-02 10:45:00

NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Fabien Cousteau, third generation Ocean Explorer, has announced Plant A Fish, a campaign to help restore and protect healthy waters around the world.

2009-09-09 13:50:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Three years after the dedication of the 100 foot tall World Trade Center memorial located at the entrance to New York harbor, its web site has been launched, enabling widespread access to view this spectacular memorial at www.911monument.com.

2009-02-09 17:26:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The HORIZON PRODUCER, a 720-foot ocean-going container shipping vessel departs on the East River today after drydock maintenance at the historic Brooklyn Navy Yard (BNY).

2008-09-27 03:00:13

By Hoffman, Ross N Ponte, Rui M; Kostelich, Eric J; Blumberg, Alan; Szunyogh, Istvan; Vinogradov, Sergey V; Henderson, John M ABSTRACT Data assimilation approaches that use ensembles to approximate a Kalman filter have many potential advantages for oceanographic applications.

2006-02-13 13:18:29

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday a heavy fuel oil spill from a Chevron facility in New York Harbor closed vessel traffic in waters near Staten Island.


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megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.