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Refuge Notebook: Exotic dove continues a steady march north

...its native range? Who would have guessed that this warm loving bird species that originated on lands surrounding the Indian Ocean would be able to survive the harsh climate of the boreal forest? In warmer locales like Florida, the dove lays 2 eggs...
Outdoors some stay away, operators sayKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Ebola is thousands of miles away from Kenya's pristine Indian Ocean beaches, but the deadly disease appears to be discouraging tourism there and elsewhere in this vast continent.Harald...

...simply disappear? Flight 370 had veered off course during a flight to Beijing and is believed to have crashed in the Indian Ocean far off the western Australian coast.The search area has changed several times, but no sign of the aircraft, or...
Missing Malaysian jetliner likely hijacked

...plane was deliberately diverted and may have flown as far north as Central Asia or south into the vast reaches of the Indian Ocean. Authorities have said someone on board the plane first disabled one of its communications systems - the Aircraft and...
Missing Malaysian flight hijacked, government says

...strayed as far as the southern Indian Ocean or northwest to Kazakhstan, complicating...from Indonesia to the southern Indian Ocean. The northern route might theoretically...would have put the plane over the Indian Ocean, with an average depth of 3...

...jetliner, a day after ships plucked objects from the Indian Ocean to determine whether they were related to the missing...getting physical evidence that the plane crashed into the Indian Ocean.That would narrow the hunt for the wreckage and the...

...across the country," Martelly said.With vast area of Indian Ocean finally mapped, ships prepare to resume search for...370 is about to resume in a desolate stretch of the Indian Ocean, with searchers lowering new equipment deep beneath...

...forecasters had repeatedly warned that Phailin would be immense.With some of the world's warmest waters, the Indian Ocean is considered a cyclone hot spot, and some of the deadliest storms in recent history have come through the Bay of Bengal...
Woman completes solo row from Japan to Alaska

...Before Outen's "London2London"project, she became the youngest person and the first woman to row alone across the Indian Ocean in 2009.The scariest moment of this year's trip occurred on a foggy day toward the end. That was when she almost...
Going 'oding' for dragonflies

...of globe skimmers (and other dragonflies) from India to Africa, a 10,000-mile round-trip journey across the Indian Ocean that may take four generations to complete! Globe skimmers also fly high, recorded at over 20,000 feet in the Himalayas...


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