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Sea Shanty TikTok Meme, Explained

Sea Shanty TikTok Meme, Explained

Sea Shanty TikTok Meme, Explained Sea Shanty TikTok Meme, Explained In the final week of 2020, Nathan Evans, a 26-year-old Scottish postman and aspiring musician, shared a video of himself on TikTok, singing a sea shanty called “Soon May the Wellerman Come.” He wasn’t expecting anything to happen, but the app has a way of turning dusty esoterica into viral …

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They Got Married by the Sea

They Got Married by the Sea

They Got Married by the Sea They Got Married by the Sea At around 5 a.m. one day in the fall of 2016, Olivia Alexandra Barket received an unexpected knock on the door of her Brooklyn apartment. The knock came at a particularly hectic time. Ms. Barket was working for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, as its deputy director of Federal …

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Indonesia Boeing Plane Crashes Into Sea: The Latest Updates

Indonesia Boeing Plane Crashes Into Sea: The Latest Updates

Indonesia Boeing Plane Crashes Into Sea: The Latest Updates Indonesia Boeing Plane Crashes Into Sea: The Latest Updates BANGKOK — A passenger jet carrying more than 60 people crashed into the Java Sea on Saturday, minutes after taking off from the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, Indonesian officials said, bringing renewed attention to a nation long cursed by aviation disasters. The fate …

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Indonesia Loses Contact With Plane Over Java Sea

Instagram Tries Clamping Down on Misinformation

Indonesia Loses Contact With Plane Over Java Sea Indonesia Loses Contact With Plane Over Java Sea BANGKOK — Indonesia’s Transportation Ministry said on Saturday that it had lost contact with a passenger jet after it took off from the capital, Jakarta, and flew over the Java Sea. The ministry said that the last contact with the plane, Sriwijaya Air Flight …

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Watch Octopuses Punch Fish Like Eight-Armed Bullies of the Sea

Watch Octopuses Punch Fish Like Eight-Armed Bullies of the Sea

Watch Octopuses Punch Fish Like Eight-Armed Bullies of the Sea Watch Octopuses Punch Fish Like Eight-Armed Bullies of the Sea The first time Eduardo Sampaio saw an octopus wind up and punch a fish, “I burst out laughing,” he said. That was a problem because he was scuba diving in the Red Sea and nearly choked on his diving regulator. …

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Man Is Jailed After Taking Jet Ski Across Irish Sea to See Girlfriend

Man Is Jailed After Taking Jet Ski Across Irish Sea to See Girlfriend

Man Is Jailed After Taking Jet Ski Across Irish Sea to See Girlfriend Man Is Jailed After Taking Jet Ski Across Irish Sea to See Girlfriend LONDON — Last Thursday, Dale Mclaughlan bought a Jet Ski. On Monday, the 28-year-old Scotsman was sentenced to four weeks in jail. What happened on the three days in between, according to court documents, …

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She Dived More Than 300 Feet Under the Sea. Can She Go Deeper?

She Dived More Than 300 Feet Under the Sea. Can She Go Deeper?

She Dived More Than 300 Feet Under the Sea. Can She Go Deeper? She Dived More Than 300 Feet Under the Sea. Can She Go Deeper? “I definitely felt like I belonged there in that moment,” Artnik said. “It felt so right.” Yet by the time the alarm on her dive watch chimed at 109 meters, five meters above her …

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Beijing Takes Its South China Sea Strategy to the Himalayas

Beijing Takes Its South China Sea Strategy to the Himalayas

Beijing Takes Its South China Sea Strategy to the Himalayas Beijing Takes Its South China Sea Strategy to the Himalayas Just in time for its National Day in October, China completed construction of a new village high in the mountains where the Chinese region of Tibet meets the kingdom of Bhutan. A hundred people moved into two dozen new homes …

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These Items in Your Home Are Harming America’s Sea Animals

These Items in Your Home Are Harming America’s Sea Animals

These Items in Your Home Are Harming America’s Sea Animals These Items in Your Home Are Harming America’s Sea Animals How severely the world’s plastic waste crisis is affecting marine wildlife is not fully understood, despite decades of research and gruesome images of whales’ bellies filled with plastic and a turtle with a straw lodged in its nostril. A new …

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Could Listening to the Deep Sea Help Save It?

Could Listening to the Deep Sea Help Save It?

Could Listening to the Deep Sea Help Save It? Could Listening to the Deep Sea Help Save It? You might know what a hydrothermal vent looks like: black plumes billowing from deep-sea pillars encrusted with hobnobbing tubeworms, hairy crabs, pouting fish. But do you know what a hydrothermal vent sounds like? To the untrained ear, a hydrothermal vent — or …

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