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NAVAL STATION SAN DIEGO, Calif. (May 5, 2012) The Chinese Minister of National Defense speaks with the CO of USS Kidd.
  Chinese Naval   Photos   Politics   US   Wikipedia: Naval history of China
Chinese naval ships to visit Florida port
Washington (CNN)Three Chinese naval ships are scheduled to visit Naval Station Mayport in Jacksonville, Florida, Tuesday as part of a routine goodwill port visit. The ships are expected to arrive... (photo: Public Domain / Official Navy Page)
File - Mt Herschel from Cape Hallet with Seabee Hook penguin colony in the foreground, Eastern Antarctica.
Antarctic Ice   Climate Change   Photos   Sea Level Rise   Wikipedia: Global warming in Antarctica
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Melting Antarctic Ice Sheets And Sea Level Rise: A Warning From The Future
The remote location of the Antarctic and Greenland polar ice sheets may leave us with the impression that developments in these regions have little effect on the climate and life in the temperate... (photo: Creative Commons / Andrew Mandemaker)
In this Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, photo, made from video and released by the U.S. Coast Guard, a Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew investigates a life boat that was found from the missing ship El Faro.  CNN 
Navy IDs wreckage as El Faro cargo ship
(CNN)The U.S. Navy, using a remotely controlled submersible operating almost 3 miles below the ocean's surface, has identified the cargo ship El Faro, Navy spokesman Christopher Johnson said Monday.... (photo: AP / US Coast Guard via AP)

  El Faro   Hurricane Joaquin   Missing Cargo Ship Found   Photos   Wikipedia: SS El Faro
Refugees and migrants abort their effort on a dingy as they set out, trying to travel from the Turkish coast to the Greek island of Chios, near Cesme, Turkey, Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015.  RTE 
Record 218,000 migrants crossed Med in October - UN
More than 218,000 migrants and refugees crossed the Mediterranean to Europe in October, a monthly record and more than during the whole of 2014, the United Nations said today. "Last month was a... (photo: AP / Emre Tazegul)
EU Migrant Crisis   Photos   UNHCR   War Refugee   Wikipedia: European migrant crisis
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File - An iceberg is seen out the window of NASA's DC-8 research aircraft as it flies 2,000 feet above the Amundsen Sea in West Antarctica on Wednesday, Oct., 21, 2009. This was taken on the fourth science flight of NASA's Operation Ice Bridge airborne Earth science mission to study Antarctic ice sheets, sea ice, and ice shelves. Deccan Chronicle
Antarctica gaining more ice than it's losing: NASA
Washington: Antarctica is currently gaining enough ice to outweigh the increased losses from the continent's thinning glaciers, a new NASA study has found. The research... (photo: NASA / Jane Peterson)
Climate Change   Goddard Space Flight Centre   NASA   Photos   Wikipedia: Antarctica
File - An aerial view of limestone islands in the tiny Pacific nation of Palau. The Guardian
Australia must help Pacific islands at Paris climate summit, says PNG leader
The region’s largest economic power should push hard for a deal to help the Pacific islands at the summit beginning on 30 November, says Peter O’Neill... (photo: Creative Commons / LuxTonnerre)
Climate Change   Photos   Sea Level Rise   UN Climate Conference   Wikipedia: 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference
File - ailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) conduct a man-overboard drill in the South China Sea, 28 September, 2015. CNN
U.S. warship sails close to Chinese artificial island in South China Sea
Washington (CNN)The United States sent a warship very close to one of China's artificial islands in the South China Sea on Tuesday, a potential challenge to Beijing's... (photo: US Navy / MCS2 Corey T. Jones)

  China-US Relations   Photos   S China Sea   US Foreign Policy   Wikipedia: Territorial disputes in the South China Sea
An army jawan inspect remnant of the crashed Advanced Light Helicopter of the Army which crashed yesterday evening  in the mountains of Safapura area of  Bandipora district 40 kms North Kashmir of  Srinagar on Thursday February 12, 2015. The pilot and the co-pilot of Army both were killed in the incident. Stars and Stripes
Helicopter crash that killed 2 Marines caused by improper maintenance, inquiry shows
LOS ANGELES (Tribune News Service) — A helicopter crash in January that killed two Marines from Camp Pendleton was caused by improper maintenance that led the... (photo: WN / Imran Nissar)
Americas   Helicopter Crash   Photos   US Marines   Wikipedia: Aviation accidents and incidents
More than 120 people were injured on Sunday, 25 Oct 2015, when a ferry returning from Macau to Hong Kong collided with an unknown object, a police department official said. BBC News
Hong Kong ferry incident leave scores injured
At least 124 people were injured when a high-speed ferry travelling to Hong Kong from Macau in mainland China hit an object in the water, say officials. The ferry, with... (photo: Via YouTube)
Hong Kong Ferry Accident   Macau   Maritime Accidents   Photos   Wikipedia: Hong Kong
Lighthouse at the Embarcadero de Legazpi The Hindu
Fillip to lighthouse tourism
Replicating the success stories in South Africa, South Korea, and Scotland, the Directorate-General of Lighthouse and Lightships in the Ministry of Shipping has decided... (photo: WN / RTayco)
Andhrapradesh   Lighthouse   Photos   Tourism   Wikipedia: Andhra Pradesh
Fishing and passenger boats The Guardian
Sierra Leone's stinking seaweed linked to Caribbean invasion
Proliferation of thick brown algae is affecting fishing, tourism and marine life on both sides of the Atlantic, say scientists... (photo: WN / RTayco)
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