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Massive Extinct Volcano Discovered Beneath Pacific Ocean
Lurking some 3.2 miles (5.1 kilometers) beneath the Pacific Ocean, a massive mountain rises up from the seafloor, say scientists who discovered the seamount using sonar technology. The newly discovered seamount is about 186 miles (300 km) southeast of Jarvis Island, an uninhabited island in a relatively unexplored part of the South Pacific Ocean, experts said. "These seamounts are very common ...(9/3/2014 3:52:29 PM)
Extinct Underwater Volcano Discovered Beneath Pacific Ocean
Lurking some 3.2 miles (5.1 kilometers) beneath the Pacific Ocean, a massive mountain rises up from the seafloor, say scientists who discovered the seamount using sonar technology. The newly discovered seamount is about 186 miles (300 km) southeast of Jarvis Island, an uninhabited island in a relatively unexplored part of the South Pacific Ocean, experts said. "These seamounts are very common ...(9/3/2014 3:52:29 PM)
PACIFIC HEARTBEAT : Under A Jarvis Moon
Above: "Under A Jarvis Moon" documents the clandestine U.S. mission which sent young Hawaiian men (pictured) to occupy tiny, isolated Pacific islands during the early years of World War II.(9/21/2014 5:51:55 PM)
QHS splits WB6 quadrangular, trails Rock Island by one match in - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
Quincy’s Mckensi Vahle digs for the ball as the Blue Devils face the Rock Island Rocks at Alleman High School in Rock Island on Saturday, September 20, 2014. The Blue Devils took the Rocks to extra points in game two but fell 25-13, 27-25.(9/20/2014 10:44:09 PM)
100 Million-Year-Old Extinct Volcano Discovered Beneath Pacific Ocean
An ancient extinct volcano has been discovered four km underwater in one of the least explored areas of the Pacific Ocean. The one-km-high seamount was found about 300km from Jarvis Island, an uninhabited island located halfway between Hawaii and the Cook Islands. Scientists believe the seamount – which used to be a volcano – is 100 million years old. It was found during a seafloor mapping ...(9/4/2014 8:38:37 AM)
Conservationists Spar With Fishermen Over World’s Largest Marine Monument
Federal officials weigh arguments on President Obama’s proposal to expand the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument.(9/20/2014 11:45:51 AM)
Louisiana-based shooting guard verbally commits to Rhode Island
URI head coach Dan Hurley landed his second 2015 commitment Sunday evening.(9/21/2014 9:28:22 PM)
Caribbean travel guide
Fred Mawer picks the best of the Caribbean's 700 islands and outlines what each has to offer.(9/11/2014 7:44:25 AM)
Southern Maryland community calendar, Sept. 18-25, 2014
Events include a lighthouse cruise, an Autumnfest, a quilt show, a fish fry, a canoe trip and an astronomy meeting.(9/17/2014 5:12:46 PM)
Best Battles in New Comics: 9/12/14
Enjoy some excellent fight scenes from the latest issues of SUPERMAN UNCHAINED, DEATH OF WOLVERINE, and WORLD'S FINEST: FUTURES END.(9/12/2014 3:00:00 AM)
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