No matter how many times Russian officials say that the UK referendum was Britain's personal matter and the Kremlin was not rooting for the Leave campaign, there will always be those who claim that President Vladimir Putin has a lot to celebrate now that London has decided to divorce the EU.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation insists that they’re confident the alligator that grabbed and drowned 2-year-old Lane Graves at Disney World’s Seven Seas Lagoon last week is dead. But this isn’t their first rodeo. Read more.....
This year is turning out to be one of the deadliest for asylum-seekers who try to cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe. Halfway into the year, the number of dead has already reached about 2,800, compared to 1,800 during the same period last year, according to the International Organization for Migration (IOM). One of the […]
Patrick McDermott has been missing for more than a decade after the ex-boyfriend of Olivia Newton John was lost at sea and presumed dead, but now the mysterious disappearance has a strange twist — a report that he faked his own death and has been secretly living in Mexico, working for a wealthy family. Show More Summary
Chapter 8. I listen to the birds outside. I look at fishes in the sea jumping up the surface for some small flies. I’m free. Not because of the birds or the fishes, nor because I’m alive or dead. It’s because I’m Team Rockit. And so are you. -- Merely Continue reading…
A man believed to be 50 years old was found dead atop jagged rocks at the bottom of a cliff at Point Fermin Park in San Pedro, officials said. It is unclear whether the man fell, jumped or washed ashore. Sea search crews received a call at 1:08 p.m. that a man’s body was seen at the bottom of a...
For the past three years, archaeologists led by DePaul University's Morag M. Kersel have used drones or UAVs to monitor looting at the Early Bronze Age site of Fifa on Jordan's Dead Sea Plain ('Drones Monitor Looted Bronze Age Sites in Jordan', February 16, 2016). Show More Summary
By now, you've no doubt heard about the deadly alligator attack that claimed the life of two-year-old Lane Graves. The young boy boy was dragged into the Seven Seas Lagoon around 9:16 p.m on Tuesday night. A huge search mission was...Show More Summary
Researchers are working to reduce sea turtle mortality by trying to pinpoint where the hundreds of dead loggerhead sea turtles that wash up on Chesapeake Bay beaches each summer may have succumbed. They are doing so by tracking the path of made-in-the-lab 'Frankenturtles' as winds and currents disperse them from a mid-Bay release site.
The body of a boy who was attacked by an alligator has been found dead. The boy was pulled into the man-made Seven Seas Lagoon that borders Disney's Grand Floridian Resort around 9:00 p.m. ET Wednesday night, according to NBC News. At...Show More Summary
Hideo Kojima's new studio's debut game stars Norman Reedus and lots of dead sea creatures.
The European Union this week outlined its latest policy plans to stem the flow of migrants and refugees taking deadly sea voyages to Europe. Europe will provide aid and other incentives to several African and Middle Eastern countries...Show More Summary
Reports are breaking that police in Port Moresby this morning shot into a crowd of university students who were trying to march to Parliament. Initial reports suggest four people are dead and seven injured. This is a tragic repeat of history for PNG, with three students shot and killed in similar circumstances in 2001. Show More Summary
Australia is infamous for its deadly snakes, spiders and sea creatures. One of the most notoriously dangerous is the redback spider, Latrodectus hasselti, which is similar to the widow spiders found in the United States and worldwide. What makes these creatures so feared is a combination of their potent venom and their preference for living near people. More »
Four bodies were recovered and 340 people rescued Friday from a sinking migrant boat carrying a "significant number" of people in the Mediterranean Sea south of the Greek island of Crete, authorities said.
This summer the images of drowning and dead people will stalk you in the media. The recent images of a dead African baby pulled from the sea is now being compared to the September 2, 2015 images of Aylan Kurdi lying face down on the beach of a Turkish resort in Bodrum. Show More Summary
Love or hate them, drones regularly produce some of the most incredible videos of sea creatures and wildlife. The latest example: Footage captured by Eco Abrolhos, an island cruise company, shows 70 tiger sharks attacking a dead humpback...Show More Summary
The year 2016 is proving to be a deadly one with capsizings and shipwrecks on the Mediterranean Sea claiming at least 880 lives already, according to the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR). The odds for dying on route to Europe are now one in 81.
A wooden boat carrying about 500 migrants capsized in the Mediterranean Sea Thursday. That boat did not have an engine and was being towed by another vessel, also overflowing with nearly 800 people. The captain severed the line between the two, leaving people stranded in that engineless boat. Rescuers pulled ... More »