Memoirs of explorer Robert Ballard find wrecks and strange life forms in the darkest parts of the ocean

(The Conversation is an independent, nonprofit source of information, analysis, and commentary from academic experts.) (THE CONVERSATION) Who doesn’t love a good story, especially one about amazing discoveries on the far reaches of Earth? Oceanographer, Navy veteran and explorer Robert D. Ballard wrote a memoir, “Into the Deep”, which recounts …

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Spain holidays Mallorca Balearic Islands hotels closed orange list quarantine restrictions | Travel News | Trip

Spain’s Balearic Islands have been devastated due to travel restrictions imposed by the UK, with the country currently off limits to leisure travelers. According to local officials, hundreds of hotels in Mallorca have made the decision to further suspend their reopening until the British are back. Typically, before the COVID-19 …

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Dry, Drier, Drier – The Durango Herald

First of all, let’s stop calling it a drought. A drought involves a temporary situation that will eventually subside as the weather changes. The term “desertification” comes closest to the description of the process underway in the southwest today. It is a type of land degradation in which fertile land …

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