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Sharks that hunted near Antarctica millions of years ago recorded Earth's climate history in their teeth

Napa Valley Register 25 May 2022
... East Antarctica, widened and deepened during this time as Earth’s tectonic plates moved. The wider, deeper passages would have been necessary for the waters of the major oceans to come together and the Antarctic Circumpolar Current to form.

Volcano eruption beneath Pacific Ocean continues ‘Sharkcano’ fame

New York Post 22 May 2022
Satellite imagery shows Kavachi, one of the most active submarine volcanoes in the Pacific Ocean and most known for its shark inhabitants, is showing increased plumes ... But submarine volcanoes like Kavachi, located in the southwest Pacific Ocean in the Solomon Islands, can be more challenging to study depending on how deep they are.

Scientists find ‘Ghost’ fossil under a microscope

Swords Today 22 May 2022
REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JakartaDiscovery of “ghost” fossils of tiny ancient creatures reveals new information about how life reacted Climate change In the ocean ... As layers of dirt accumulate on the ocean floor, hard cocoolite plates are forced into contact with other organic matter, such as pollen and sperm.

The backstory of a bird paradise in Andaman and NicobarThe land changes due to the ...

Deccan Herald 21 May 2022
However, the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake, which originated in northern Sumatra, Indonesia, stands out ... About 50 metres deep inside the ocean, the Burma Plate and the Indian Plate broke apart, rupturing the ground for about 1,600 km—almost the distance from New Delhi to Hyderabad.

N.J. cops write 100K license plate frame tickets a year. Knock it off, lawmakers say.

Penn Live 20 May 2022
Patrick Diegnan Jr., D-Middlesex, and state Assemblyman Ronald Dancer, R-Ocean, referred to the thousands of summonses written for license plate violations as the main motivation for the proposed legislation to relax the law ... The actual numbers and letters of the license plate cannot be covered or obscured.

'Ghost' fossils reveal tiny organisms that survived ancient ocean warming events

Henry Herald 19 May 2022
The unexpected discovery of "ghost" fossils belonging to tiny, ancient organisms could provide insights about how life reacts to climate change in Earth's oceans ... A coccolithophore surrounds its cell using a coccolith, or hard calcareous plate, which can fossilize in rocks.

"Ghost" Fossils Provide New Way For Climate Scientists To Read The Fossil Record

IFL Science 19 May 2022
Published in Science, the new-to-science type of fossilization reveals “ghosts” of the single-celled plankton known as coccolithophores, which are an important carbon sink that can be found in the ocean to this day ... “These conditions, with plankton blooms and dead zones, may become more widespread across our globally warming oceans.”.

Deep-sea internet cables could help sense distant earthquake rumbles

Popular Science 19 May 2022
Ocean covers more than two-thirds of Earth’s surface ... But just because the oceans are mysterious doesn’t mean it lacks infrastructure ... They might help geologists peer into poorly understood places where tectonic plates are coming together or pulling apart, such as mid-ocean ridges.

Shelf life: Sports columnist Rick Reilly to discuss ‘So Help Me Golf,’ Longmont book sale ...

Colorado Daily 19 May 2022
Events. Longmont Book Club will discuss “A Death in the Family” by James Agee at 10.30 a.m. May 21 at Barbed Wire Books; Author Andrea Wang will discuss “Luli and the Language of Tea” at 3 p.m. May 21 at Longmont Public Library ... May 26 at Boulder Bookstore ... The Insider Story of Seafood from Ocean to Plate” at 6.30 p.m ... .

N.J. cops write 100K license plate frame tickets a year. Knock it off, legislators say.

NJ 18 May 2022
Patrick Diegnan Jr., D-Middlesex, and Assemblyman Ronald Dancer, R-Ocean, referred to the thousands of summonses written for license plate violations as the main motivation for the proposed legislation to relax the law ... The actual numbers and letters of the license plate cannot be covered or obscured.

Southern Regional opens playoffs with 5-3 win: Roundup

Atlantic City 18 May 2022
(3) Toms River South 8, (14) Ocean City 0 ... Ocean City at Toms River softball ... Ocean City’s Pitcher Lauren Tate delivers to the plate during a playoff game at Toms River South on Tuesday ... Ocean City starting Pitcher Kailey Grimley. Ocean City Softball takes on Toms River South in the 1st round of the Group 3 South State Tournament Larry Murphy .

Five High-Flying Travel Watches

Barrons 13 May 2022
For the dial, Breguet taps artisans to create a dimensional view of the world using various treatments and superimposed plates in a process taking several weeks. On the gold base, ocean waves are depicted with hand-guilloché-engraving ... one in rhodium-plated gold for local time and the other in rose gold for home time.

Brentwood: 4 new restaurants bringing seafood, fried chicken and more to town

East Bay Times 13 May 2022
Is East Contra Costa County in the midst of a food renaissance? Our tummies are grumbling yes ... Country Club Drive in March ... Now, they’re expanding to the Bay Area, bringing the full oceanic experience — raw bar, street tacos, small plates, pastas and sizzling skillets — to The Streets of Brentwood shopping center ... Details ... Jollibee ... .

InSight Just Detected a Record-breaking Marsquake: Magnitude 5!

Universe Today 12 May 2022
Countries along the so-called “Ring of Fire” in the Pacific also experience a lot of quakes due to tectonic plate motions and volcanic eruptions. Many happen when geological faults snap, or there’s a sudden movement of one or more tectonic plates. Earth’s continents and oceans ride along on top of these pieces of crust.

Police Blotter: Burglary reported at Woodland storage units Wednesday

TDN 12 May 2022
The Daily News. Editor’s note. Information is provided by the Cowlitz County Corrections Department and local law enforcement agencies. Each individual named in this report is presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law ... People are also reading… ... Unknown Washington license plates ... 2900 block of Ocean Beach Highway, Longview ... ....

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