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Snoopy Sloop: The Unmanned Toy Boat Attempting Atlantic Crossing

It sounds like an unlikely conqueror of the Atlantic – only 4ft long, weighing just 30lbs and held together in part by bathroom light cord. But this week a toy boat called Snoopy Sloop will follow in the wake of … Continue reading

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Sea Surface Temperatures Reach Record Highs on Northeast Continental Shelf

During the first six months of 2012, sea surface temperatures in the Northeast Shelf Large Marine Ecosystem were the highest ever recorded, according to the latest Ecosystem Advisory issued by NOAA’s Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC). Above-average temperatures were found in … Continue reading

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