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1st American soldier killed in #Iraq since war on #ISIS says #Pentagon

Lance Cpl. Sean P. Neal is the Marine identified as having died on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Baghdad from a non-combat related incident, the military said in a release. 141 more words


Gone Fishin'

On 17 Oct. students from the Early College Experience Marine Science class embarked on a fishing trip to Long Island as part of the University of Connecticut’s Project Oceanology. 360 more words


Riverside Marine, 19, Dies in Iraq; Is Second Military Member to Die in US Mission Against ISIS

A 19 year-old Marine from Riverside has died in Iraq, becoming the second U.S. military member to die as the U.S. fights the advance of Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria. 132 more words

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The Hidden Issue on the Decline of Marine Life (Ocean Acidification)

A recently discovered issue (within the last 5 years) pertaining to marine life is what is called ocean acidification.   Basically, it is killing shellfish.  Yes, this issue is decreasing the populations of those delicious crabs we eat, as well as the ocean’s greatest ecosystem, the Great Barrier Reef. 791 more words