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Anglers hid in bushes after being caught fishing illegally – BBC News

Anglers hid in bushes after being caught fishing illegally  BBC News

Three men from Liverpool are fined after being caught fishing within the grounds of a stately home.

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Taylor Energy oil leak, longest in U.S. history, being contained after almost 15 years

NEW ORLEANS — The nation’s longest continuous oil spill is being contained successfully for the first time in nearly 15 years, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. It’s a major development in the vexing …

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Environmentalists Say Bill Being Considered by Texas Senate Would Let Companies Dump Fracking Waste Into Waterways

Environmental groups are warning that a bill passed by the Texas House and now awaiting discussion in the Texas Senate would give fracking companies a license to pollute the state’s waterways. House …

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Iceland pulls ad showing palm oil harvesters terrorizing orangutans for being too political

A British supermarket chain said on Friday their Christmas advert has been banned for being too political because it shows palm oil manufacturers terrorizing orangutans. Iceland’s animated advert, cal…

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China smashes up illegal fishing vessels for not being registered – SeafoodSource (blog)


SeafoodSource (blog)

China smashes up illegal fishing vessels for not being registered
SeafoodSource (blog)
Chinese authorities have further upped the ante in the fight against illegal fishing by smashing up vessels found guilty of fishing without a license or without a vessel name or proof of being on a port registry. Often referred to in official reports

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Antarctica Is Being Rumbled by Hidden Earthquakes We Never … – ScienceAlert


Earth.com

Antarctica Is Being Rumbled by Hidden Earthquakes We Never …
ScienceAlert
It was an unprecedented blip out of nowhere in 1982. For the first time, scientists confirmed the first earthquake in Antarctica – but it wouldn't be the last.
East Antarctica found to be surprisingly seismically active • Earth.comEarth.com
There Are Earthquakes In Antarctica After All, Study Shows | Tech …Tech Times
East Antarctica Isn't As Quiet As Scientists Thought—The Region …Yahoo News UK
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Antarctica is being rapidly melted from below says Nasa, and it thinks it knows why – The Independent


The Independent

Antarctica is being rapidly melted from below says Nasa, and it thinks it knows why
The Independent
The heat is causing the surface of the ice to melt and crack, resulting in rivers and other disruption to Antarctica. Around 30 years ago, a scientist at the University of Colorado Denver said that there might be a mantle plume under a region of the
A Massive Heat Source Was Just Discovered Under Antarctica, Driving Ice Melt And VolcanismForbes
Volcano 'as powerful as Yellowstone' MELTS ice beneath AntarcticaExpress.co.uk
Hot rock under Antarctica may be melting some of its ice sheets from the bottom-upBusiness Insider
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Far Away From any Witnesses, My Small Town is Being Poisoned by Fracking Waste

Some days, the air would smell acrid, sharp like bleach, and I would hurry from the car into the house. Other days, the wind seemed normal, unremarkable. I didn’t know why. My south-eastern Ohio town in the Appalachian foothills is a small, rural place …
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Possible oil leak into Snake River near Kahlotus being investigated

Oil may have leaked at Lower Monumental Lock Dam on the Snake River near Kahlotus, according to the Army Corps of Engineers. No oil sheen has been observed in the river downstream, but hydroelectric generator unit No. 2 was shut down after a leak was …
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An Alien-Hunting Submarine Is Being Tested in Antarctica – Motherboard


Motherboard

An Alien-Hunting Submarine Is Being Tested in Antarctica
Motherboard
… pioneering the technology that they hope will one day be used to explore Europa's ocean. In 2015, ARTEMIS was given its first field test off the coast of Antarctica and the results of these test runs were presented at NASA's astrobiology conference

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