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Early start Antarctica experience for curious UOW kids these holidays – Illawarra Mercury


Illawarra Mercury

Early start Antarctica experience for curious UOW kids these holidays
Illawarra Mercury
July has been declared Antarctica month at the University of Wollongong's Early Start Discovery Space. The Antarctic-themed experience for young children was launched on Friday, just in time for the school holidays. “Antarctica: Field Research” comes …

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Charges laid over helicopter pilot’s death in Antarctica – The Mercury


The Mercury

Charges laid over helicopter pilot's death in Antarctica
The Mercury
CRIMINAL charges have been laid against a federal government department and a helicopter company over the death of a pilot in Antarctica in 2016. The Department of the Environment and Energy and a helicopter contractor have been charged with breaching
Charges laid over Antarctica pilot's deathNEWS.com.au
David Wood death in Antarctica: government department, contractor …The Canberra Times
Charges laid over Antarctica pilot's death – 9News9news.com.au
The Australian
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Wish You Were Here: Antarctica, Belize and Tasmania – The Mercury News


The Mercury News

Wish You Were Here: Antarctica, Belize and Tasmania
The Mercury News
ANTARCTICA: In December, San Francisco resident Tony Lee took an 11-day cruise to Antarctica to see the glaciers, icebergs and magnificent wildlife. “Following a two-day crossing of the Drake Passage,” he says, “we spent five days making shore landings …

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Wish You Were Here: Antarctica, Belize and South Dakota – The Mercury News


The Mercury News

Wish You Were Here: Antarctica, Belize and South Dakota
The Mercury News
ANTARCTICA: In December, San Francisco resident Tony Lee took an 11-day cruise to Antarctica to see the glaciers, icebergs and magnificent wildlife. “Following a two-day crossing of the Drake Passage,” he says, “we spent five days making shore landings …

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Wish You Were Here: Antarctica, China and more – The Mercury News


The Mercury News

Wish You Were Here: Antarctica, China and more
The Mercury News
Our globetrotting readers have been traveling around the world, visiting Antarctica, China and more. Now they're sharing images and travel tips in one of our most beloved reader features, Wish You Were Here. ANTARCTICA: Cupertino residents Steve and …

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Antarctica’s Sea Ice Contains Toxic Levels Of Mercury, Posing Risk For Both Marine Life And Humans – International Business Times


International Business Times

Antarctica's Sea Ice Contains Toxic Levels Of Mercury, Posing Risk For Both Marine Life And Humans
International Business Times
A new study from researchers in Australia has found Antarctica's sea ice to contain toxic levels of a potent neurotoxin called methylmercury. The team from University of Melbourne, led by Caitlin Gionfriddo and John Moreau, published their findings in
Toxic levels of mercury found in Antarctic sea iceABC Online
Mercury-Transforming Bacteria Discovered in Antarctic Sea IcePopular Science
Antarctic Sea Ice Houses Bacteria Capable of Coverting Mercury to NeurotoxinNature World News
The Science Explorer –UPI.com –Cantech Letter
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Mercury News editorial: California must regulate fracking, acidizing

By passing SB 4, the Legislature bring transparency and accountability to the drilling process, which will keep the safety of California’s water supply paramount, No one really knows the impact acidizing and fracking will have on California’s fragile geology.
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Insight: Antarctica is our land of opportunity | The Mercury – The Mercury


The Mercury

Insight: Antarctica is our land of opportunity | The Mercury
The Mercury
Antarctica is one of the world greatest wilderness areas, and perfect for a man such as Tony Fleming to induge his passion for photography. A stunning view of the Trans Atlantic Mountains. Picture: TONY FLEMING Source: Supplied. THE frozen landscape of …
Insight: Antarctica is our land of opportunity | PerthNowPerth Now

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Cosco Busan oil spill captain grounded, will not get license back – San Jose Mercury News

Cosco Busan oil spill captain grounded, will not get license back
San Jose Mercury News
John Cota, who crashed the Cosco Busan cargo ship into the Bay Bridge in 2007, causing the worst oil spill in San Francisco Bay in two decades, has lost his battle to restart his sailing career. On Monday, U.S. District Court Judge Jeffrey White

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Photos: African Elephant Slaughter – San Jose Mercury News media center

Photos: African Elephant Slaughter
San Jose Mercury News media center
Tanzania, Botswana, the Central African Republic, Chad, Congo and Kenya are suffering from elephant poaching. But Iain Douglas-Hamilton, the founder of the London-based nonprofit Save The Elephants, says he is most worried about Tanzania's because

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