For first time in 18 years, researchers at Hanauma Bay trying to determine how much damage visitors are doing to bay’s fragile ecosystem. Researchers with UH’s Hawaii Institute for Marine Biology now beginning to document impacts that bay’s 3,500 daily visitors are having on its coral system.
A city thought to be founded by survivors of the Trojan War has been located in Greece. After years of excavations, archaeologists have collected tangible evidence of a city that previously only existed in ancient texts.
Environmental group sues feds over need to protect Louisiana turtle - “We could lose these ancient species to extinction if the Fish & Wildlife Service (who can't decide their species type) doesn’t protect them.” They’re 1 of the least-studied turtles in N America.
SLIDESHOW: 160,000 Pounds Of Marine Trash From Papahanaumokuakea - NOAA displayed tons of plastic and other debris collected in the remote Northwest Hawaii Islands, where the trash threatens wildlife and coral.
NC Republican lawmaker questioned by NC Democratic Senator on why Republicans have 10 congressional seats compared to 3 for Democrats, when Dems get 52% of the vote. Republican replied "because we couldn't draw the map to be 11 Republicans and 2 Democrats", followed by Republican lawmakers laughing.