Harlie Thompson

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Drone harassment of marine mammals rising on California coast

They’re all over social media: jaw-droppingly dramatic videos and photographs of marine wildlife and scenery, images captured by cameras mounted on …

Human interactions killed far more Steller sea lions than other sea mammals

Human interactions killed far more Steller sea lions than other sea mammalsA federal agency documented 682 deaths and serious injuries inflicted on …

Living fossils discovered during deep sea expedition off Queensland coast

When a collaborative team of researchers set about exploring the depths of Osprey Reef, off the Queensland coast, they had no idea they would …

Gay and feminist groups to picket BBC over Tyson Fury’s Spoty nomination

Northern Ireland’s main gay and feminist rights organisations will picket Sports Personality of the Year over the addition of the world boxing heavyweight champion Tyson Fury to the shortlist for the Belfast event.<p>They are angry that the BBC has kept Fury on the shortlist despite remarks he made in …

White House Says Trump's Muslim Ban 'Disqualifies Him From Serving as President'

Donald Trump’s statement that he would ban Muslims from entering the U.S. “disqualifies him from serving as president,” White House Press Secretary …

Donald Trump's Muslim US ban call roundly condemned

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1212000/1212621_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524750907_b78168b3d0228ce43bbf592c30043d1e<p><b>Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has provoked condemnation from across the political spectrum, by saying Muslims should be banned from</b> …

Transgender prisoners: Ministry of Justice to review care

<b>The care of transgender prisoners in England and Wales is to be reviewed after two inmate deaths, the Ministry of Justice has said.</b><p>Justice Secretary Michael Gove ordered the review to ensure the care of such offenders is "fit for purpose".<p>Vikki Thompson, 21, was found dead in her cell in November …

How Many Years Does The Space Station Have Left?

The ISS just celebrated its 15-year anniversary yesterday. Could it survive another 15?<p>In the movie <i>The Martian</i>, a stranded astronaut is able to survive for years in a habitat that NASA originally designed to last 30 days. The movie is fictional, but the premise is not so far from reality: a lot of …

Toxic algae bloom threatens Dungeness crab season

A toxic algae bloom in the Pacific may delay the start of Dungeness crab season — and the possibility of a delicious Thanksgiving crab on your table.<p>State officials are currently testing crabs for the presence of domoic acid, a neurotoxin that can cause memory loss, seizures and even death when …

University of California

The California Current is home to many marine animals, including marine fishes, which are the most diverse vertebrates on Earth and critical to marine ecology. Two fishery-independent data sets reveal strikingly similar trends of wide-ranging declines in fish populations in the California …