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US Warships Begin Philippines Sea Drills as Tensions Seethe In S. China Sea

Two US aircraft carriers have launched military drills in waters neighboring the disputed South China Sea.

In the latest of a series of provocative military exercises near Chinese territorial waters, the USS Stennis and USS Ronald Reagan began conducting air defense drills, long range strikes, and sea surveillance in the Philippine Sea over the weekend. 296 more words

US Navy supercarrier in South China Sea

USS John C. Stennis receives supplies from USNS Rainer, in the South China Sea

USS John C. Stennis is now situated in the Philippine Sea, according to the supercarrier’s released accounts. 70 more words

"Show of Force" -- US carrier strike group dispatched to South China Sea

By Camille Diola (philstar.com) | Updated March 4, 2016 – 10:26am

In this Jan. 15, 2016 photo, sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS John C. 680 more words

Scientists Discover How Tectonic Plates Collide

Researchers have discovered how tectonic plates first collided in one of the world’s largest deep sea trenches.

One of the biggest questions yet to be answered about plate tectonics is how do subduction zones start? 768 more words

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Filipino Fishing

The Banka, a type of Filipino fishing vessel, also known as a pump boat, is seen all over the Philippines. Pump boats are made up of a central hull, like a canoe with outriggers on both sides. 40 more words

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Volcanic Island of Aogashima, Japan

Aogashima is a small, tropical volcanic island in the Philippine Sea, under the administration of Tokyo despite being located some 358 kilometers away from the country’s capital. 119 more words

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Philippine Inspired Costume I designed at the 2015 Binibining Pilipinas USA

Of the 20 contestants from the recently concluded Binibining Pilipinas USA 2015, 4  Fil-Am ladies wore my Philippine inspired costume for the Philippine Costume Competition. I have really thought and made some research just for this competition  since its really my passion in making costumes. 499 more words