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Saba Bank button Nature
An underwater mountain with some of the richest diversity of marine life in the Caribbean was discovered in 2006.

{IN PICTURES …} 23 February 09

Cosmos-1 button Sailing in space
Cosmos-1 was a failed attempt in 2005 to conduct the first flight in space using a solar sail as the primary propulsion system to move away from Earth. The next project is Cosmos-2.

{IN PICTURES …} 23 February 09

Sea acidity button Nature
Carbon dioxide dissolving in seawater makes it more acidic, affecting sea life adversely.

{IN PICTURES …} 21 February 09

Le Clemenceau button
Shipping
The French aircraft carrier Le Clemenceau has been towed into a breakers' yard on Tees-side to be dismantled.

{IN PICTURES …} 21 February 09

More stories button
More stories
Various themes, though mostly to do with marine life.


{More stories …} 21 February 09

Seamanship button
Seamanship knowledge
Knots, morse code, etc.


{CLICK HERE. …} 23 February 09