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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

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The World’s Most Incredible Underwater Hotel Rooms

If you’re looking for an unusual tropical vacation this time around, check out the world’s most incredible underwater hotel rooms.

11/26/2013

The town of The Dalles is seen on the Columbia River.  (credit: Craig Mitchelldyer/Getty Images)

Fire Lends Ore. Town’s Water Smoky Taste And Smell

Residents of an Oregon town on the Columbia River gorge have complained about a smoky taste and smell in their water.

08/26/2013

Naveena Shine's Facebook page. (credit: Naveena Shine/Facebook)

Woman Living Off Only Water, Sunlight For 6 Months

A 65-year-old Seattle woman is attempting to live off just water and sunlight for the next six months.

06/07/2013

Close up of a glass of tap water (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

Portland, Ore., Rejecting Water Fluoridation

The mayor of Portland, Ore., has conceded defeat in an effort to add fluoride to the city’s drinking water.

05/22/2013

File photo of salmon (Photo credit: FRANCISCO NEGRONI/AFP/Getty Images)

Farmers, Researchers Fatten Fish In Rice Fields

Alongside a flooded field of rice stubble, Jacob Katz dipped a fish net into turbid water and came up with a half dozen or so silvery juvenile salmon.

04/03/2013

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Guide to New Year’s Day 2013 Polar Swims

Plunge yourself into 2013 by participating (or observing!) one of these “cool” New Year’s Day events around the Sound! Bring some warm clothes and get ready for icy fun!

12/20/2012

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Best WA Whitewater Rafting Adventures

With lots of mountain snowpack, rivers that both flow lazily and roar with whitewater, Washington state has the water, nature and fun to take you on your next rafting adventure!

08/15/2012

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Guide to Seattle Area Spray Parks

When the weather is hot and the kids get cranky, take them to one of these FREE spray parks in Puget Sound. Pack a lunch, bring a towel and sunscreen and have a blast! Here are some of our favorites.

08/09/2012

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King County: No Recreational Shellfish Harvest

The Washington Health Department has closed King County beaches to recreational shellfish harvesting after concerning levels of a dangerous toxin were found in samples.

07/21/2012

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