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USLHS Light Vessel 117

USLHS Light Vessel 117
As the Nantucket Lightship, run down and sunk by RMS Olympic on 15 May 1934 with the loss of seven crew

Battle of Puerto Plata

Battle of Puerto Plata
Possibly the first amphibious operation of the United States Navy

The 1929 Grand Banks earthquake

The 1929 Grand Banks earthquake
A little-remembered earthquake and tsunami in the North Atlantic

Gull v Tern

Gull v Tern
Sea birds with a difference

Christian Radich

Christian Radich
The Norwegian passenger/sail training vessel

Internal waves

Internal waves
A common but seldom noticed phenomenon

Retourship Batavia

Retourship Batavia
The gruesome but true story of shipwreck and murder

Ternate

Ternate
The spiciest of the Spice Islands

Ark Royal

Ark Royal
Flagship of the nascent Navy Royal

Lake Nicaragua shark

Lake Nicaragua shark
A wandering bull shark once common in a Central American lake

River sharks

River sharks
A small (and rare) shark found exclusively in tropical fresh and brackish water

Autonomous spaceport drone ship

Autonomous spaceport drone ship
The barge used by SpaceX for landing its first-stage rocket after launch

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Port Everglades & Dominican Republic Port Authority Sign MOU

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Broward County's Port Everglades Department and the Dominican Republic Port Authority have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) as part of a joint Sister Seaports agreement.

Korea P&I and Britannia P&I to Collaborate

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The Britannia Steam Ship Insurance Association Limited (Britannia P&I) and The Korea Shipowners’ Mutual Protection and Indemnity Association

BIMCO: No Change in US Imports of Steel Goods From Brazil

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0.0%, no change in US imports of steel goods from Brazil despite quotaIn the first ten months of the year, the US imported 3.9 million tonnes of steel goods from Brazil,
 
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