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2:52 PM Fri 23 Jan 2015 GMT
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XCAT World Series - Abu Dhabi to host finale
By Karien Jonckheere, ,
10:59 AM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
The final round of the 2015 UIM XCAT World Series will be hosted by the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, at the end of the year the World Professional Powerboat Association (WPPA) announced. ...
Rarely sighted frilled shark turns up in Victorian waters
By Jeremy Story Carter, ,
10:49 AM Thu 22 Jan 2015 GMT
The hideous, mildly terrifying and rarely sighted frilled shark has turned up in waters off south-eastern Australia.
The species, whose ancestry dates back 80 million years, is known as the 'living fossil'. ...
RYA Powerboat Racing Awards - Sponsors announced
By Emma Slater, ,
4:59 PM Wed 21 Jan 2015 GMT
The RYA Powerboat Racing team are pleased to announce Peters and May, Powerboat GP and Your Print Partner Ltd as sponsors of the prestigious RYA Powerboat Racing Awards 2015. ...
Inaugural Phuket Yacht Show postponed
By Phuket Yacht Show Media, Phuket, Thailand ,
1:23 AM Tue 20 Jan 2015 GMT
The organisers of the new yacht charter show for Asia have announced the postponement of the first edition, scheduled to take place 12-15 February in Phuket Yacht Haven Marina, which is under redevelopment to make it the biggest superyacht marina in Asia. ...
Solarshield by Oceanair: Antiglare roller blind for Marine use
By Sail-World, ,
8:49 AM Mon 19 Jan 2015 GMT
Oceanair, leading supplier of blinds, shades, screens, and soft furnishings in the marine market, is proud to introduce the new Solarshield – a Lloyd’s approved antiglare roller blind that has been optimised for the marine environment. The unique roller blind blocks 99% of the sun’s harmful UV rays and rejects up to 80% of the sun’s energy and is ideal for use on bridges ...
Superior SuperElite ends Townsville ramp rage
By Superior Jetties, ,
3:38 AM Mon 19 Jan 2015 GMT
Just in time for the busy summer boating season in Townsville, Superior Jetties built a pontoon at each of the very popular boat ramps in Ross Creek. ...
2014 warmest year since records began + Video
By NOAA National Climatic Data Center, ,
2:55 PM Sun 18 Jan 2015 GMT
The year 2014 was the warmest year across global land and ocean surfaces since records began in 1880. The annually-averaged temperature was 0.69°C (1.24°F) above the 20th century average of 13.9°C (57.0°F), easily breaking the previous records of 2005 and 2010 by 0.04°C (0.07°F). ...