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Marine Scientist Discover Sharks Living Inside An Active Underwater Volcano
The earth is indeed an amazing place and even though you may hear of many wonders of the magical planet, there are many more still a secret that only time will reveal. 1The amazing national geographic expedition that found sharks in an underwater volcano.
WW2 US Aircraft Carrier Hornet 's Final Resting Place Located in the South Pacific
Wreckage of the World War II aircraft carrier USS Hornet was discovered late last month by the expedition crew of the late Paul Allen’s Research Vessel (R/V) Petrel. The Hornet was found 5,400 meters (nearly 17,500 feet) below the surface, resting on the floor of the South Pacific Ocean around the S
Solomon Islands world 's heritage site under oil spill threat
The Solomon Islands are beautiful, that much is certain. They are also a huge tourist draw, because of the natural features of the area. This is one of those places that really does deserve to be protected from any harm.
Enter to win a digital copy of one of the Unofficial Legend of The Secret World novels !
Back in October, we covered the heart-warming story of a Secret World Legends player who wrote a novel based on the game’s IP. The best part was that Funcom gave author Amber “Blodwedd Mallory” McKee the licensing go-ahead to do it in the first place, when y’all know that most IP holders would soone
CPR for Boaters Course Offered Near Annapolis
On a boat, knowing how to handle a medical emergency could mean the difference between life and death for friends and family, or crew and guests, on board. And two marine industry associations are teaming up to sponsor a CPR and First Aid Course geared directly to boaters.
Asia-Pacific makes little progress on anti-corruption in 2018
The Asia-Pacific region made little to no progress on anti-corruption last year, according to Transparency International. The NGO, which released its corruption perceptions index for 2018 yesterday, said while some Pacific Islands have made progress, the region has suffered as a whole and allowed de
Solomons eyes 60,000 visitors a year by 2025
The Solomon Islands Prime Minister says the country is looking to attract 60,000 visitors annually by 2025. Rick Houenipwela says tourism is expected to plug the gap left by former key economic drivers including forestry and mining, the Global Travel Industry News reported .
Solomons Landing - Active Lifestyle Community
Beautiful 2 Bedroom 2 Bath condominium in wooded resort community available now. Upgrades include new carpet, fixtures, tile bathroom, stainless steel appliances and lighting. Nice open floor plan with water views. Easy commute to NAS Pax River and Calvert Cliffs Power Plant. Enjoy the Solomons Land
Hidden History : Rock Island legend Solomon Butler
Inside the Rock Island High School Fieldhouse, you'll find a display with thousands of athletes that have made their way through this school. Some of the names jump out at you. Others, not so much.
Sunken WWII US carrier discovered in Pacific
A research vessel funded by the late Seattle billionaire Paul Allen has discovered the wreckage of an American aircraft carrier sunk in the South Pacific during World War II. It is the latest in an ongoing effort to discover sunken vessels. Allen's Vulcan Inc. announced this week that an autonomous
Vessel discovers wreck of World War II carrier Hornet
SEATTLE (AP) - A research vessel funded by the late Seattle billionaire Paul Allen has discovered the wreckage of an American aircraft carrier sunk in the South Pacific during World War II.
Pacific contenders line up seeking to break NZ hegemony
OFC Champions League group matches kick-off Sixteen-team field lines up with final in May. The 2019 edition of the OFC Champions League gets into full swing this weekend with two of the four groups kicking-off.
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Canberra 's courtship of Pacific continues
Australia’s Foreign Minister Marise Payne is to visit Tuvalu and Solomon Islands next week. Ms Payne’s Pacific trip, which also includes a stop in New Zealand, comes amid a flurry of Australia’s government visits to the region.
Solomons MPs given deadline to account for funds
Outgoing MPs in Solomon Islands have been given until 15 February to account for millions of dollars in grant funding given for developing their constituencies in 2018. The Ministry of Rural Development said only 21 out of 47 constituencies had fully accounted for grants received from the government
Slick detected from grounded bulker near the world 's largest raised coral atoll
Oil spill response teams headed today to Rennell Island in the Solomon Islands to counter an oil slick from a bulker which grounded near a UNESCO site two weeks ago. Amid foul weather a breach has opened up on the Solomon Trader, and a slick has been detected.
Bad places turned good : security in Melanesia 's settlement communities
Throughout the 1980s and into the 1990s it was rare to read anything about PNG without being confronted by warnings about the dire law and order situation that befell the country. The key bogeyman of scholars and mainstream commentators alike were ‘raskol’ gangs – predominantly male criminal groups
Solomons intending candidates reminded of new rules
Intending candidates in Solomon Islands have been reminded of strict new regulations around registering nominations for this year’s general election. The Electoral Commission has issued a statement reminding all intending candidates, that unlike previous elections, they will need to be present in th
Solomons ` pirates ' charged over robbery at sea
Solomon Islands police say they are still to recover the bulk of the money stolen from two Asian businessmen attacked on Sunday a week ago while travelling to Talagi from Guadalcanal.
Gina requests border management plan
WESTERN Province has requested a Movement Management Plan for our Country’s Western Boarder with the Autonomous Province of Bougainville. Western Province Premier, David Gina is calling on the national Government to design a management Plan on the sea border that lies between the North Solomon’s Pro