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Iran scraps plan to send warships to Atlantic: Fars
Iran has called off a deployment of warships to the Atlantic Ocean, the semi-official Fars news agency said on Sunday, shelving plans for its vessels to approach U.S. maritime borders in response to the U.S. navy's presence in the Gulf. A senior Iranian naval commander was quoted in February as saying that several warships would be sent towards U.S. maritime borders in the Atlantic although the ...(4/13/2014 9:26:29 AM)
Iran Cancels Navy Mission in Atlantic Close To US Borders
The Iranian Navy changed the mission of its 29th flotilla of warships and called it back home before the naval group could start its voyage in the Atlantic Ocean, the Navy commander said Sunday, adding that the country now plans to send another fleet to the Atlantic Ocean.(4/14/2014 11:51:40 AM)
Trans-Atlantic kayaker tries again for New Smyrna
Aleksander “Olek” Doba has had to contend with powerful storms, months of solitude and broken equipment in trying to paddle from continent to continent across the Atlantic Ocean.(4/14/2014 4:54:08 PM)
Europe to Florida by kayak
Olek Doba's slow, lonely kayak journey across the Atlantic Ocean is nearing an end this week.(4/15/2014 6:22:13 PM)
Iran turns tail and pulls back on placing warships in Atlantic
Iran has decided not to send warships to the Atlantic Ocean after all, a dramatic change of heart from a much-ballyhooed announcement weeks ago to send several fighting vessels to the region — the nation's historical first. Fars news agency quoted navy chief, Rear Adm. Habibollah Sayyari, as downplaying the ...(4/14/2014 1:28:12 PM)
Adventurer prepares to row solo across North Atlantic Ocean
INVERNESS-born adventurer Niall Iain Macdonald is preparing to row 3400 miles across the North Atlantic Ocean - on his own. The 39-year-old will set off from New York at the end of May and row to Stornoway, on the Isle of Lewis, a challenge which will take at least 90 days.(4/14/2014 11:49:10 AM)
Light year, experts predict
Flubbed seasonal outlooks last year and a looming El Nino were hot topics on Tuesday at the National Hurricane Conference.(4/15/2014 9:24:41 PM)
Iran calls off plan to send warships to Atlantic
TEHRAN, Iran Iran's semi-official Fars news agency is reporting that the country has temporarily called off a plan to dispatch warships to the Atlantic Ocean. The Sunday report quoted Iran's navy chief Admiral Habibollah Sayyari as saying such changes of naval plans are routine, "considering the situation in the region."(4/13/2014 10:07:12 PM)
Iran cancels plan to have warships approach US borders in Atlantic
Amid tense diplomatic negotiations, Fars news agency reports Iranian military calls off deployment into international waters After a tense week of diplomacy between American and Iranian representatives, Iran has called off a deployment of warships to the Atlantic Ocean, the semi-official Fars news agency said on Sunday, shelving plans for its vessels to approach US maritime borders in response ...(4/13/2014 10:58:26 AM)
Secrets of whales' long-distance songs are being unveiled by U.S. Navy's undersea microphones -- but sound pollution ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Why do whales in the North Atlantic Ocean seem to be moving together and coherently? What is impelling them forward. How do they communicate with each other, seemingly over thousands of miles of ocean? And how can this acoustical habitat be protected?(4/12/2014 5:15:22 AM)
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