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Watch Me as I “Follow the Science”

Dissident Voice 26 May 2022
... of the birthing process, vivisection, mountaintop mining, MK ULTRA, conversion therapy, forced sterilizations, pre-frontal lobotomies, waterboarding, deep-sea bottom trawling, Accutane, land mines, and the electric chair— to name but a few of the innumerable options.
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Satellite photos show militarized dolphin pens at a major Russian naval base in Sevastopol

Business Insider 28 Apr 2022
Animals in marine mammal programs — ranging from dolphins and beluga whales to sea lions and seals — are trained to find enemy combat swimmers and detect bottom mines and moored mines, according to H I Sutton, an expert on submarine and sub-surface systems who first reported on the dolphin pens in Sevastopol.
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Palau adamant youth get a seat at the table in Our Ocean conference

RNZ 12 Apr 2022
"We are one of the few countries in the world that bans deep-sea mining, we ban bottom trawling, we have established the first nationwide national marine sanctuary, we ban purse seine fishing on and free-floating FADs (fish aggregation devices)," Victor said. "I thank the US for working alongside Palau to organise this event ... ....
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Palau adamant youth will get seat at the table in Our Ocean conference

RNZ 12 Apr 2022
"We are one of the few countries in the world that bans deep-sea mining, we ban bottom trawling, we have established the first nationwide national marine sanctuary, we ban purse seine fishing on and free-floating FADs (fish aggregation devices)," Victor said. "I thank the US for working alongside Palau to organise this event ... ....
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Moscow Denies Kiev's Claims on Russian Mines in Back Sea, Says Ukrainian Navy Left Mines

Urdu Point 31 Mar 2022
From February 25 and March 4, (the Ukrainian Navy) set up about 420 marine anchor mines of the outdated YM-1type in the waters of the Black and Azov Seas," Konashenkov told reporters. As a result of a storm in the Black Sea and due to unsatisfactory technical condition, cables with bottom anchors broke at about 10 Ukrainian mines.
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Ukrainian naval mines adrift in Black Sea, Moscow warns

Russia Today 19 Mar 2022
In response to Russia’s offensive, Ukraine had placed anchor mines along its coastline, but a number have since detached from their cables and are adrift at sea, it said ... “With the onset of stormy conditions, the cables connecting the mines with their bottom anchors began to break.
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Lost ruins, ancient forests and secret coves: Fascinating travel guide reveals the most magical and ...

The Daily Mail 06 Mar 2022
In the market for an 'unspoilt shingle beach set at the bottom of a wild coombe with dramatic mine ruins and giant sea stacks'? Here are the coordinates ... Beneath Wheal Coates, a former tin mine (pictured), is a 'popular and dramatic cove', where 'low tide reveals huge stretches of sand, with access to a large, part-flooded sea cave'.
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Marketing the planet: The financialization of nature

Resilience 09 Feb 2022
Corporations and some countries wish to mine these resources from the deep-sea beds with potentially devastating impacts on the unique, little-known and ... https.//www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/sep/27/race-to-the-bottom-the-disastrous-blindfolded-rush-to-mine-the-deep-sea.
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World leaders descend on France for ocean summit as Macron puts spotlight on seas

The Observer 08 Feb 2022
Deep-sea exploration – below 200 metres – is another controversial topic, with mining companies, in ... The Deep Sea Conservation Coalition has said France must formally back the mining moratorium, likening biodiversity at the bottom of the ocean to that in tropical rainforests.
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The Evolution of Sea Mines and Their Impact on War

War History Online 21 Jan 2022
Sea mines are some of the most terrifying and destructive weapons at a navy’s disposal ... What is a Sea mine?. A sea mine is an underwater explosive device designed to detonate in the presence of vessels ... Bottom mines rest on the seafloor in shallow water ... 1-2) drifting mine; 3-4) moored mine; 5) bottom mine; 6) torpedo mine; 7) rising mine.
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10 essential ESG new year’s resolutions for board directors

GreenBiz 17 Jan 2022
Environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues climbed the agendas for boards and media alike in 2021 ... 1. Show you care ... 2 ... 3 ... But beware ... 4 ... But if the mining operation taking metals from the bottom of the sea are releasing copious amounts of CO2, are you causing more damage than you are reducing? Are you part of the solution or the problem? 5 ... 6 ... 7 ... 8.
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Electric Porsche travels from inside of U.P. mine to Pikes Peak, sets Guinness World Record

Michigan Live 11 Jan 2022
MARQUETTE COUNTY, MI – Porsche has set a new world record with the help of an Upper Peninsula mine ... “It was fitting to have the Porsche Taycan drive to the bottom of our nickel and copper mine, as both elements are essential to electric vehicles,” said Darby Stacey, Managing Director for Eagle Mine.
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Deep-sea mining may push hundreds of species to extinction, researchers warn

The Observer 09 Dec 2021
Almost two-thirds of the hundreds of mollusc species that live in the deep sea are at risk of extinction, according to a new study that rings another alarm bell over the impact on biodiversity of mining the seabed ... the disastrous, blindfolded rush to mine the deep sea.
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Data storage, mining and wind: oceans seen as new frontier but at what cost?

The Observer 01 Dec 2021
Plans to place fish cages offshore are part of a wider trend among industries that are gazing out to sea in an effort to find more space, more cold, clean water and more wind ... Race to the bottom. the disastrous, blindfolded rush to mine the deep sea ... Deep-sea mining robot Patania II was trialled in the Pacific Ocean in April 2021.
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Amber: Treasures hidden in resin

Technology Org 20 Nov 2021
The most famous sources of amber are located at the bottom of the Baltic Sea ... The rarest blue amber is mined in the Dominican Republic. Other common locations to find this treasure are the North Sea, the Alps, northern Spain, and Sicily ... Other ordinary stones will sink to the bottom very quickly ... Most amber can be found off the coast of the Baltic Sea.

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