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Epidemic of Sea Star Wasting Disease Illustrates Challenges in Countering Marine Diseases

Scientists have found an explanation behind the increase in melted starfish over the last year. The culprit – a disease termed  “sea star wasting disease”, that opens the gateway for other infections to decimate the host. 291 more words


Turtle Bay

We have discovered this beautiful spot in Vanuatu called Turtle Bay through a recommendation of a jeep driver that we hired for the day. We have seen pretty much every tourist spot around Efate Island and we almost ran out of things to do. 195 more words


Meet Sandrins

For months I have been listening to stories of transformation occurring on B Ward aboard the Africa Mercy. I have been told that there is something unique that happens in this ward. 750 more words