Coastal Care

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Day: May 8, 2013

Shell Presses Ahead With World’s Deepest Offshore Oil Well

Shell Presses Ahead With World’s Deepest Offshore Oil Well

Royal Dutch Shell is pressing ahead with the world’s deepest offshore oil and gas production facility by pushing the boundaries of technology and drilling almost two miles (3.2 km) underwater in the politically sensitive Gulf of Mexico…

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The Brazilian Atlantis: Granite discovery off Brazil may be evidence of hidden continent

The Brazilian Atlantis: Granite discovery off Brazil may be evidence of hidden continent

Scientists have discovered a 10-metre-high rock of granite deep in the Atlantic, suggesting a continent may have existed off the Brazilian coast. As granite is usually only found on land, the discovery points to a previously unknown landmass that was swallowed by waves.

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Sand Mined From Pakiri Beach is Irreplaceable, New Zealand

Sand Mined From Pakiri Beach is Irreplaceable, New Zealand

Auckland City’s recreation committee chairman, says a $5 million beach rebuilding plan is gathering momentum. Where, however, does he hope to source the sand for the next eight Auckland beaches requiring replenishment?

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