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A rupture in a Panama-flagged vessel carrying around 4,000 tonnes of diesel and oil caused an environmental disaster in the waters of Mauritius.
Seaweed is a sea vegetable that is able to extract the minerals from the seawater and pull them into its nutritional structure.
Have you ever wondered how a beach is formed? The formation of sand strips is a long process that involves minerals, water, wind, waves, and tides.
A heat wave, or heatwave, is a period of two or more consecutive days with apparent temperatures exceeding 105 °F to 110 °F (40°C to 43°C) on the National Weather Service's Heat Index.
Every year, nonprofit environmental organization Heal the Bay assigns A-to-F letter grades to beaches along the California coast.
A sun dog, or sundog, is a natural optical phenomenon consisting of one or two colored luminous spots appearing on either side of the Sun.

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