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Whale swims devoid of Australian river as 270 are stranded

Rod Mcguirk, Associated Press Updated 6:20 am CDT, Monday, September 21, 2020 In this photo provided by Parks Australia, a humpback whale swims in the ocean in Van Diemen Gulf, Australia, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020. A humpback whale has found its way back to sea weeks after it got lost in a murky, crocodile-infested river in…

Lost humpback whale abandoned by pals in croc-infested river in Australia

Home News The large humpback is swimming roughly 20 miles upriver in croc-filled waters. (Image: © Carol Palmer/ Facebook) A humpback whale is swimming the wrong way up an alligator-filled river in Australia's Northern Territory, according to media reports. The lost whale is traveling further inland than any whale has ever been seen on the…

Adopt a Whale Shark and Other Ocean Science Projects You Can do at Home

Citizen Science Salon is a partnership between Discover and SciStarter.org.As we approach the Dog Days of Summer, Sirius, the dog star, makes its appearance in the northern hemisphere. Ancient skygazers thought the star brought scorching heat, fever, mad dogs and bad luck. So it’s only sensible to take our citizen science activities to the nearest body…

Bitcoin Whale Numbers Hit 2-Year High as Investors Mirror 2016 Halving

There are more Bitcoin (BTC) whales now than at any point in the past two years — and that mimics a trend from its 2016 halving, data shows.In its latest Week On-Chain report on April 9, monitoring resource Glassnode revealed that current numbers of major Bitcoin investors are extremely similar to early 2016.Glassnode: whales see…

Whale Sharks’ Long Lifespan Revealed by Atomic Bomb Remnants

Study author Mark Meekan swimming with a whale shark.Photo: Wayne OsbornScientists are determining the lifespan of the world’s largest fish with the help of nuclear weapons tests from the 1950s and 60s.While researchers have made a lot of progress understanding the behavioral patterns of the endangered whale shark, there are some glaring holes when it…

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s made-up vehicle plants, court revisionism

President Donald Trump speaks with reporters on the South Lawn of the White House, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Washington, before departing for a campaign rally in North Carolina. President Donald Trump speaks with reporters on the South Lawn of the White House, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Washington, before departing for a campaign rally…

Does Maker Translation Affect International Trade?

Erik Brynjolfsson, Xiang Hui, Meng Liu NBER Working Paper No. 24917 Issued in August 2018 NBER Program(s):Industrial Organization, International Trade and Investment, Productivity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Artificial intelligence (AI) is surpassing human performance in a growing number of domains. However, there is limited evidence of its economic effects. Using data from a digital platform, we…

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