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Sea World Announces New Killer Whale Habitat

Sea World Announces New Killer Whale Habitat

AP (Aug. 15, 2014) — Amid increasing pressure and declining attendance at its parks, Sea World announced plans Friday to give their killer whales a whole new habitat and a lot more space. (Aug. 15) Video provided by AP
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'Salmon Cannon' Could Save Fish By Firing Them Into Air

'Salmon Cannon' Could Save Fish By Firing Them Into Air

Newsy (Aug. 14, 2014) — A new invention fires fish over dams — salmon, specifically — and could be an odd but effective solution in helping them migrate. Video provided by Newsy
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Drought Fears: Lake Mead Hits All-Time Low

Drought Fears: Lake Mead Hits All-Time Low

AP (Aug. 12, 2014) — Nevada's Lake Mead, the nation's largest reservoir, has hit an all time-low since it was first filled in the 1930s, raising concerns that a water shortage could be declared for a region home to 40 million people in seven fast-growing states. (Aug. 12) Video provided by AP
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Typhoon Halong Hits Japan Causing Floods And Evacuations

Typhoon Halong Hits Japan Causing Floods And Evacuations

Newsy (Aug. 10, 2014) — Typhoon Halong - now a tropical storm - made landfall in Japan, and is continuing to drop what's being called an unprecedented amount of rain. Video provided by Newsy
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