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Ocean Plastic Could Spread Human Diseases

Published Feb 29, 2024 8:38 PM by China Dialogue Ocean

  [By Anna Napolitano] Images of paradise beaches buried under bottles and ocean animals swimming past carrier bags are...

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British Antarctic Survey Tests Drones for Ocean Sensing in Antarctica

Published Feb 25, 2024 8:28 PM by The Maritime Executive

The British Antarctic Survey (BAS) has announced remarkable success in the initial testing of a new autonomous drone in Antarctica...

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Ancient Boulder Corals Could Hold the Secret to Reef Survival

Published Feb 25, 2024 6:09 PM by The Conversation

  [By Kate Marie Quigley] Seas surrounding Australia this month hit an alarming level of warming. It comes on...

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Researchers Achieve "Very Promising" Carbon Capture Results on LNG Carrier

Published Feb 19, 2024 6:55 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Researchers are reporting very promising results in the first phase of a two-stage test of carbon capture as part of a d...

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The World's Coral Reefs are 25 Percent Bigger Than We Thought

Published Feb 18, 2024 8:07 PM by The Conversation

  [By Mitchell Lyons and Stuart Phinn] The world’s coral reefs are close to 25% larger than we thought. By using...

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BOEM Approves Controversial Wind Energy Areas off Oregon

Published Feb 13, 2024 2:20 PM by The Maritime Executive

After a months-long process of engagement with local fishermen and tribes, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has d...

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Atlantic Ocean is Headed For a Tipping Point

Published Feb 9, 2024 4:14 PM by The Conversation

[By: René van Westen, Henk A. Dijkstra, and Michael Kliphuis]    Superstorms, abrupt climate shifts and...

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Years After Red Hill Spill, Residents Report Petroleum in Tapwater

Published Feb 6, 2024 9:34 PM by The Maritime Executive

  The U.S. Navy is getting close to emptying the last pipes of the Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage facility, but dealing w...

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European Ethanol Producers File Challenge to FuelEU Maritime Regulation

Published Feb 1, 2024 7:01 PM by The Maritime Executive

  An industry group representing European ethanol producers launched a legal challenge they announced yesterday seeking to...

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Transport Canada Gears Up to Remove Derelict Vessels

Published Jan 21, 2024 11:37 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Hundreds of abandoned vessels in Canadian waters are becoming a threat to the environment, health, safety and coast...

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