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How "sea turtles" are making China a hotbed of biotech innovation - Economic Times

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 23:36

Economic Times

How "sea turtles" are making China a hotbed of biotech innovation
Economic Times
As Indian pharmaceutical majors come to terms with an unprecedented downturn in sales of generic drugs in the key US market, China has entered the brave world of innovative medicines. The rewards are pouring in: The heightened interest from top drug ...

CROW Rehabs Sea Turtles - Naples Daily News

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 23:35

Naples Daily News

CROW Rehabs Sea Turtles
Naples Daily News
NDN 0821 TURTLE REHAB (Adam Friedman 15-20i; 1009987002) Members of Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) are treating sea turtles affected by red tide. The red tide attacks the turtle nervous system making it weak and more susceptible to ...

CROW Rehabs Sea Turtles - Naples Daily News

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 23:35

Naples Daily News

CROW Rehabs Sea Turtles
Naples Daily News
NDN 0821 TURTLE REHAB (Adam Friedman 15-20i; 1009987002) Members of Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) are treating sea turtles affected by red tide. The red tide attacks the turtle nervous system making it weak and more susceptible to ...

Sea turtles rehabilitated after red tide exposure - Naples Daily News

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 23:23

Naples Daily News

Sea turtles rehabilitated after red tide exposure
Naples Daily News
... have a login? Activate your digital access. Sea turtles rehabilitated after red tide exposure. CLOSE. Once a sea turtle ingests the red tide, the toxin get into its nervous system which affects its movement and, in extreme cases, puts it into a ...

Name given to sea turtle hatchling found in trash can on Tybee Island - WJCL News

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 17:16

WJCL News

Name given to sea turtle hatchling found in trash can on Tybee Island
WJCL News
The Tybee Island Marine Science Center made the announcement Monday after asking the public to weigh in.

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Nine rehabilitated sea turtles released back into Gulf of Mexico ... - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 15:30

KRIS Corpus Christi News

Nine rehabilitated sea turtles released back into Gulf of Mexico ...
KRIS Corpus Christi News
Nine rescued sea turtles were returned to their natural habitat in the Gulf of Mexico. The Texas State Aquarium's Wildlife Rescue Center partnered with the Padre ...
Texas State Aquarium Releases Nine Juvenile Sea Turtles Back Into ...Alice Echo News-Journal

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Group screens and cleans sand near Oregon's Haystack Rock ... - Longview Daily News

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 07:31

Longview Daily News

Group screens and cleans sand near Oregon's Haystack Rock ...
Longview Daily News
CANNON BEACH — How do you clean all the sand on a beach? A group of volunteers didn't do it grain by grain, but took on the task screen by.

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Found in a Tybee trash can, turtle hatchling now has her own name - Savannah Morning News

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 22:20

Savannah Morning News

Found in a Tybee trash can, turtle hatchling now has her own name
Savannah Morning News
A sea turtle hatchling discovered in the waste basket of a Tybee hotel room has a new name befitting its story and its mission. Call her Admiral. “Admiral is pretty perfect in our opinion for the name because it was found at Admiral hotel,” said ...

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Rescue van lowers emergency response time for sick, injured... - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 21:31

Rescue van lowers emergency response time for sick, injured...
WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Though military vessels, tugboats and cruise ships are populating Brevard County's waters, it's some large marine life rescuers were paying most attention to ...

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Port Canaveral expands sea turtle rescue efforts - Florida Today - Florida Today

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 18:57

News 13 Orlando

Port Canaveral expands sea turtle rescue efforts - Florida Today
Florida Today
This Chevy Silverado will be stationed at Port Canaveral and be used to transport injured wildlife from the port for medical care. (Photo: WAYNE T.
Rescue van lowers emergency response time for sick, injured...WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

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Does This Video Show an Abnormally Large Leatherback Turtle? - Snopes.com

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 18:44

Snopes.com

Does This Video Show an Abnormally Large Leatherback Turtle?
Snopes.com
Leatherback sea turtles are the largest turtles on earth, growing to upwards of 7 feet in length and one ton in weight. The largest leatherback ever recorded was just shy of 10 feet long and weighed more than 2,000 pounds (although some debate still ...

Spectacular Footage of Newly Born Sea Turtles Rushing to the Water in Greece's Mykonos (video) - Greek Reporter

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 18:34

Spectacular Footage of Newly Born Sea Turtles Rushing to the Water in Greece's Mykonos (video)
Greek Reporter
Bathers and volunteers gathered at a beach in Greece's Mykonos to assist new born sea turtles reach the sea in their first and most important journey in their life. The footage by Mykonos TV, shows dozens of little caretta-caretta turtles (known also ...

Group screens and cleans sand near Oregon's Haystack Rock - Thehour.com

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 17:22

Group screens and cleans sand near Oregon's Haystack Rock
Thehour.com
CANNON BEACH, Ore. (AP) — How do you clean all the sand on a beach? A group of volunteers didn't do it grain by grain, but took on the task screen by screen. With the guidance of Seaside-based conservation group Sea Turtles Forever, about 50 ...

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Metal Straws From Tiffany Are the Ultimate Status Symbol - Metro US - Metro US

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 15:50

Metro US

Metal Straws From Tiffany Are the Ultimate Status Symbol - Metro US
Metro US
Now you can save the environment and look good doing it by using metal straws made by Tiffany & Co. They'll set you back at least $250.
Counterpoint: Plastic straw bans are an erroneous endeavorUniversity of Pittsburgh The Pitt News

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Sam's Field Notes: Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtles - Coastal Review Online

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 04:08

Coastal Review Online

Sam's Field Notes: Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtles
Coastal Review Online
After walking day after day, scouring the beach for sea turtle tracks carved in the sand, citizen-science volunteers hope to find a nest full of eggs. Almost two months of patience is then required for the warm summer sun to incubate the eggs deep in ...

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Hilton Head Island volunteer organization offers advice for hatchling season - WMBF

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 21:48

Hilton Head Island volunteer organization offers advice for hatchling season
WMBF
Hatchling season has arrived yet again and the baby turtles that are emerging from their eggs need our help more than ever as they make their journey to the waters beyond. As these hatchlings begin their journey to the sea, it's important to remember ...

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4 Sea Turtles Returning to the Ocean After Recovering From 'Cold Stunning' - NBC New York

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 20:46

NBC New York

4 Sea Turtles Returning to the Ocean After Recovering From 'Cold Stunning'
NBC New York
Four sea turtles will return to the wild this week after recovering from the turtle equivalent of hypothermia, a Long Island-based rescue organization said. An Atlantic green sea turtle named Coconut and three Kemp's ridley sea turtles named Oreo, Mint ...

5K run benefits turtles in the Lowcountry - WCBD News 2

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 12:24

WCBD News 2

5K run benefits turtles in the Lowcountry
WCBD News 2
Packet pick up starts at 3:30 at the Isle of Palms County Park. From 4 PM to 5 PM, there is a beach sweep to help keep the area clean for all the critters, including turtles, that call the beach home. The kids fun run starts at 5 PM and the 5K starts ...

Wanna One's Ong Seong Woo's Sweet Moment With Sea Turtles Gets Peak Ratings On “Law Of The Jungle” - soompi

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 00:10

soompi

Wanna One's Ong Seong Woo's Sweet Moment With Sea Turtles Gets Peak Ratings On “Law Of The Jungle”
soompi
According to Nielsen Korea, the August 17 episode of SBS's “Law of the Jungle” took the top spot in viewership ratings among all Friday variety shows. The episode brought in ratings of 10.7 percent in the metropolitan area, with the peak ratings at 12 ...