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Did a Shark Bite a Jones Beach Lifeguard?

Long Island Press 27 Jul 2021
State park lifeguards are continuously scanning and patrolling the waters and are on the lookout for any dangerous marine life, such as sharks,” the parks department spokesperson said in a statement ... surface, diving sea birds, or the presence of marine mammals such as dolphins.
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In a first, small drones help study India’s threatened marine species

Indian Express 27 Jul 2021
Along the coasts of Gulf of Kutch, Gulf of Mannar, Palk Bay and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands lives a slow-moving marine creature that loves sea grass – the dugong ... Since 2019, India also adopted light-weight unmanned aerial vehicles for studying marine megafauna specifically dugongs.
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Nassau Ramps Up Shark Patrols After Back-to-back Sightings

Long Island Press 23 Jul 2021
“Our enhanced patrols in the air and on the water will utilize already-active police helicopters and assigned marine units to scan the water for signs of shark activity,” Curran said during a news conference at Nickerson Beach. “There’s usually a lot of other marine life where they are spotted.”.
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Artificial Intelligence and Modern Warfare: This Swarm of Flying, Sailing, Diving Drones is a Military First

GlobalResearch 23 Jul 2021
Similarly, underwater systems were deployed to scan the oceans for mines and obstructions, and provide Marines with a better view of clear routes; an autonomous sea vessel called Madfox carried out reconnaissance operations and surveillance patrols to prepare the ground for soldiers to come ashore.
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An ancient Roman road may lie beneath Venice’s lagoon

The Art Newspaper 22 Jul 2021
“We believe that what we found is a part of a road that connected the southern and the northern part of the Venice lagoon, connecting Chioggia (the ancient Clodia) to the city of Altinum,” says Fantina Madricardo of the ISMAR-Marine Science Institute in Venice, Italy.
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Roman road discovered submerged in the Venice lagoon indicates large settlements may have been present ...

The Daily Mail 22 Jul 2021
Researchers led from Venice's Institute of Marine Sciences (ISMAR) sonar scanned the lagoon bed, revealing the remains of structures lined up as if along a road ... Researchers led from Venice's Institute of Marine Sciences (ISMAR) sonar scanned the lagoon bed along the Treporti ...
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3-D printed replicas reveal swimming capabilities of ancient cephalopods

Technology Org 20 Jul 2021
University of Utah palaeontologists David Peterman and Kathleen Ritterbush know that it’s one thing to use math and physics to understand how ancient marine creatures moved through the water ... “They were major components of marine ecosystems, yet we know very little about their swimming capabilities.”.
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Law Department paralegal collected $14,250 in jobless benefits during pandemic — while working for the ...

Chicago Sun-Times 16 Jul 2021
The sergeant also equipped a CPD marine vessel with a specialized sector scan sonar to aid in locating the missing propeller.” Ferguson recommended firing both the sergeant and a marine officer accused of filling out a fraudulent report claiming the team was in the lock chamber ...
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Sky Shorts: Venus dominates our evening sky

Canton Repository 27 Jun 2021
Venus was the first planet to be explored by spacecraft, with NASA’s Mariner 2 fly-by, scan on Dec ... Binocular HighlightsFind Hercules and scan around the part of Hercules that faces Corona Borealis ... scan all the way to the left of Antares, in the southern sky.
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Salem firm's sonar survey finds wreck of fishing boat with four crew presumed lost

Union Leader 26 May 2021
The Emmy Rose sent an automated distress call about 1 a.m. on Nov ... After searching 5.5 square miles of seafloor, the wreckage was discovered northeast of Provincetown on Wednesday using side scan sonar survey operations from Klein Marine Systems, a Salem, New Hampshire, company, the Press Herald reported ... District Court of Maine. ___ ... ....
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Families of 4 fishermen lost at sea hope for closure after discovery of Emmy Rose wreckage

Bangor Daily News 26 May 2021
The families of four men lost at sea six months ago are hoping the discovery of their sunken Portland-based fishing vessel will give them the closure they need ... “He was an inspiration to everybody,” she said ... A New Hampshire company, Klein Marine Systems, said this week it found the Emmy Rose’s wreckage on the seafloor using side-scan sonar.
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Wreckage of Portland-based fishing vessel found off Massachusetts coast

Union Leader 25 May 2021
The Emmy Rose sent an automated distress call about 1 a.m. on Nov ... After searching 5.5 square miles of seafloor, the wreckage was discovered northeast of Provincetown on Wednesday using side scan sonar survey operations from Klein Marine Systems, a Salem, New Hampshire, company, the Press Herald reported ... District Court of Maine. ___ ... ....
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Oceanographic research satellite launched

China Daily 20 May 2021
The network is expected to enable China to scan more than 80 percent of the world's oceans in a matter of hours, strongly improving its marine observation efficiency and accuracy, said Zhang Qingjun, chief designer of the HY-2 series satellites at the China Academy of Space Technology in Beijing.
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Stargazing in May: Is there life on Mercury?

The Independent 06 May 2021
I ... Look west after sunset and you can’t miss glorious Venus ... That’s your quarry. And you can rightly feel smug ... Fortunately, its surface has been scanned in close-up by two visiting Nasa spacecraft, Mariner 10 and Messenger ... .
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Five Reasons Why The Nation Should Keep Building The National Security Cutter

Black Hills Pioneer 06 May 2021
The Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard, in particular, have ambitious plans with many moving parts, not all of which may come to fruition ... They can also launch and recover small boats and operate helicopters along with unmanned aerial vehicles such as the Scan Eagle in the harshest marine environments.
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