Punta Borinquen announced as 11th World Surfing Reserve

The coastline from Crash Boat Beach to Surfer's Beach at Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, has been selected as the 11th World Surfing Reserve.

The international program run by Save The Waves proactively identifies, designates and preserves outstanding waves and surf zones around the world based on key environmental, cultural, economic and community attributes of surfing areas.

Punta Borinquen is the first World Surfing Reserve in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. Local environmental activist and pro surfer, Otto Flores, will be its ambassador.

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58 percent of plastic bottles found on British beaches could be out of recycling scheme

Back in October, Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) asked the British to become citizen scientists and record all of the different sizes of drinks containers they were finding, as part of the Autumn Beach & River Clean.

People went out in their thousands and made this survey the largest of its kind, with 27,696 single-use drinks containers recorded at 487 beaches and rivers across the United Kingdom.

But why did Surfers Against Sewage ask people to do that? This year, the UK Government announced that a drink bottle Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) would come into place, but questions are being raised about the size of bottles to be included.

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Why does the RS-25 engine generate rain?

Did you know that NASA's RS-25 engine generates water vapor so dense that it can actually fall like rain?

There was a rumor circulating that the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) was creating a secret "cloud generating machine" program to manipulate the climate.

The fake news went viral, and gained extra exposure when Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson headed to Stennis Space Center in Mississippi and witnessed "NASA playing God."

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