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 The Wasp-class Amphibious Assault Ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6) sails in formation with ships and submarines from the U.S. Navy as well as the Navies of the seven other nations. To commemorate the last day of the 2006 Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercises.
  Photos   Sub-Hunting Technology   US Navy   Vladimir Putin   Wikipedia: Submarines in the United States Navy
 Sun Sentinel 
Navy seeking better sub-hunting technology to counter Russian President Vladimir Putin
The U.S. Navy wants to upgrade its ability to detect Russian submarines in response to assertive naval moves by President Vladimir Putin. The Navy is seeking to deploy a sophisticated surveillance... (photo: US Navy file/ Mass Communication Specialist Seaman James R. Evans)
Spiny lobster
Climate   Lobster   Marine   Photos   Wikipedia: Lobster fishing
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Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches — a... (photo: Creative Commons / JoJan)
File - Views of the U.S.-Canada fourth joint mission to map the continental shelf in the Arctic Ocean in August and September 2011.  Dayton Daily News 
Approval of Arctic drilling comes just before Obama's visit
The Obama administration's approval of the final permit to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean clashes with the message President Barack Obama will deliver when he visits Alaska to emphasize the dangers... (photo: US DoS)
Arctic Oil   Barack Obama   Climate Change   Photos   Wikipedia: Petroleum exploration in the Arctic
Chinese emergency crew survey the site of an explosion in northeastern China's Tianjin municipality Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015.  The Guardian 
Tianjin blasts: warehouse 'handled toxic chemicals without licence' – reports
Chinese state media says company at centre of last week’s explosions worked with hazardous materials despite lacking a licence until weeks before blasts... (photo: AP / Ng Han Guan)
Chemical Pollution   Environmental Disaster   Photos   Tianjin Port Explosion   Wikipedia: 2015 Tianjin explosions
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Migrants and refugees, one of them swimming, arrive after crossing from Turkey, at the southeastern island of Kos, Greece, Monday, Aug. 17, 2015. The Malta Independent
Migrants gather in Turkey to take shortest route to Europe
Suddenly, almost silently, a group of young men carrying a small plastic dinghy emerges from the darkness, dashes across a road and a dirty strip of sand and plunges into... (photo: AP / Alexander Zemlianichenko)
EU Migrant Crisis   Photos   War Refugee   Wikipedia: European migrant crisis   Humanitarian Disaster
A Chinese traffic police man wears a mask at a security checkpoint near the site of an explosion in northeastern China's Tianjin municipality Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. CNN
Chinese chemical blasts: 112 dead, 95 still missing
Tianjin, China (CNN)Luo Shuhui's home was 700 meters from the chemical plant that exploded last week, hurling fireballs into the sky. Now, Luo and other nearby residents... (photo: AP / Ng Han Guan)

  Chemical Pollution   Environmental Disaster   Photos   Tianjin Port Explosion   Wikipedia: 2015 Tianjin explosions
Chinese emergency crew survey the site of an explosion in northeastern China's Tianjin municipality Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. New explosions and fire rocked the Chinese port city of Tianjin on Saturday. Springfield News-Sun
China blast zone evacuated over contamination fear; 104 dead
New small explosions rocked a disaster zone in the Chinese port of Tianjin on Saturday as teams scrambled to clear dangerous chemical contamination and found several more... (photo: AP / Ng Han Guan)
Chemical Pollution   Environmental Disaster   Photos   Tianjin Port Explosion   Wikipedia: 2015 Tianjin explosions
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuries Business Insider
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuries
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A multi-story ferry with 544 passengers caught fire after docking in the central Philippines on Saturday and people jumped into the sea and... (photo: AP / John Kevin Pilapil)
Firefighters   Ormoc port   Philippines   Photos
In this photo taken Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, a man walks past the charred remains of new cars at a parking lot near the site of an explosion at a warehouse in northeastern China's Tianjin municipality. Jakarta Post
Death toll in blasts in China's Tianjin port rises to 85
The death toll from an inferno and huge explosions in the Chinese port city of Tianjin climbed to 85 on Saturday, including 21 firefighters, with hundreds of people... (photo: AP / Ng Han Guan)
Air Pollution   Industrial Accident   Photos   Tianjin Port Explosion   Wikipedia: 2015 Tianjin explosions
In this photo taken Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, a man walks through the site of an explosion at a warehouse in northeastern China's Tianjin municipality. Al Jazeera
China sends chemical experts to Tianjin blast site
China has sent chemical experts into Tianjin to test for toxic gases after a series of deadly explosions. The team of nuclear and chemical experts is on the ground in the... (photo: AP / Ng Han Guan)
Air Pollution   Industrial Accident in China   Photos   Tianjin Port Explosion   Wikipedia: 2015 Tianjin explosions
Smoke billows out from the site of an explosion that reduced a parking lot filled with new cars to charred remains at a warehouse in northeastern China's Tianjin municipality, Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015. Philadelphia Daily News
At least 50 dead as huge warehouse blasts hit Chinese port
TIANJIN, China (AP) - Huge, fiery blasts at a warehouse for hazardous chemicals killed at least 50 people and turned nearby buildings into skeletal shells in the Chinese... (photo: AP / Ng Han Guan)
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