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Greenpeace has earned a contempt citation

...also facilitated the scaling of the Polar Pioneer by six pirates including one from Greenpeace USA as it crossed the Pacific Ocean during April. They quit the rig April 11, just before the issuance of a temporary restraining order against Greenpeace...

...deep in places, is flourishing amid unusually warm Pacific Ocean temperatures. It now stretches from at least California...degrees centigrade warmer than normal in the northeast Pacific Ocean, nicknamed "the blob.""The question on everyone's...
With protest over, Shell prepares for Arctic Ocean drilling

...the Willamette River and kayakers converged on the Fennica to block the repaired icebreaker from heading toward the Pacific Ocean and on to Alaska.The Greenpeace protesters persisted even after a federal court judge in Anchorage ordered $2...
Cleveland Volcano erupts

...rocked Alaska's Cleveland Volcano but scientists have detected no ash cloud that could threaten jets crossing the Pacific Ocean. Scientists as the Alaska Volcano Observatory recorded an explosion at the volcano 940 miles southwest of Anchorage...
WWII, Korean War vets feted in honor flight

...It takes a bit to make a woman go battle berserk, and then she doesn't stop."As a point of embarkation for the Pacific Ocean, a lot of soldiers, sailors, Marines and pilots passed through Seattle. Holten went to a Lutheran Church service...
Greenpeace group boards Arctic offshore drill rig in Pacific

...Greenpeace activists protesting Arctic offshore drilling on Monday boarded a drill rig as it was transported across the Pacific Ocean toward Seattle, where it will be staged for drilling on Shell leases in Alaska waters.The 400-foot Polar Pioneer...
Kenai makes small steps on bluff erosion project

...organizational map, Alaska is overseen by a district office in Anchorage and by the regional office of the Corps' Pacific Ocean Division, which includes Alaska, Hawaii, Korea, and Japan, and is headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii. Both the...
Inletkeeper testing shows no Fukushima radiation in Cook Inlet

...detected is normal background radiation levels for the Pacific Ocean and is traceable to nuclear weapons testing in the 1960s...throughout the West Coast of the United States and in the Pacific Ocean, the results of which can be found at ourradioactiveocean...

...110 years ago.The Los Angeles Times reports there are about 2,200 blue whales swimming on the eastern side of the Pacific Ocean, from Mexico up into Alaska.Researchers previously assumed that the pre-whaling population was higher than that...

...two major ballooning records says the helium-filled balloon has passed the halfway mark of its journey across the Pacific Ocean. Pilots Troy Bradley of New Mexico and Leonid Tiukhtyaev of Russia set off from Saga, Japan, shortly before 6...


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