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About jw60sea

Jim Caldwell has over 26 years of experience in the public safety sector in occupations ranging from professional ski patrol, and ocean lifeguard to firefighter. Jim has worked for the Redondo Beach Fire Department for the last 22 years holding successively higher positions of responsibility. For the last six years, Jim has held the rank of Engineer with responsibility for driving and operating the Department’s Engines and Tillered Aerial Ladder Truck. Throughout his career, he has shown a dedication not only to public safety but also community service.

Grouper eats 4ft shark in one bite

Goliath grouper eating a black tip shark in one bite off the coast of Bonita Springs Florida. August 2014.     Advertisements

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Great White Attacks REMUS SharkCam

 In 2013, a team from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution took a specially equipped REMUS “SharkCam” underwater vehicle to Guadalupe Island in Mexico to film great white sharks in the wild. They captured more than they bargained for.  

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Svalbard: hardt klima Lyser Fordrivelse av de trengende

English version click here… Av ANDREW HIGGINS 9 juli 2014 NY Times Type text or a website address or translate a document. Av ANDREW HIGGINS 9 juli 2014 NY Times Cancel Stille og isolert Den norske Longyearbyen på Svalbard er … Continue reading

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Svalbard: A Harsh Climate Calls for Banishment of the Needy

By ANDREW HIGGINS JULY 9, 2014 NY Times LONGYEARBYEN, Norway — As governor of Norway’s northernmost territory, Odd Olsen Ingero commands a police force with just six officers and a single detention cell for an area twice the size of … Continue reading

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Typhoon Neoguri Weakens 0n Track Toward Kyushu Island

By Jacob Adelman and Brian K. SullivanBloomberg  Jul 8, 2014 Typhoon Neoguri weakened as it moved north into the East China Sea, skirting Japan’s Okinawa Prefecture, grounding flights and forcing some residents to flee for emergency shelters. Neoguri’s top winds … Continue reading

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A Deep Dive Into New Scuba Tech

By Vivian Wagner TechNewsWorld 2/13/14 “There is always going to be some hesitation to putting your phone in a housing and taking it underwater, but as more and more are diving with iGills, it is just becoming the new normal,” … Continue reading

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5 best diving spots to warm your bones

Lyn Mettler February 7, 2014 FoxNews.com […In] the Western Pacific is the remote island of Palau, part of the Rock Islands and nicknamed “Rainbow’s End” because it’s so far away. It is not easy to get to, as you have … Continue reading

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