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# sea - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Hollywood is chipping in to help find 'the world's loneliest whale'
# Deep Pockets
# Deep Pockets

Hollywood is chipping in to help find 'the world's loneliest whale'

Mar 14th 2015, 5:30 PM 8,791 Views 20 Comments

The whale uses a frequency no other whale can hear.

# sea - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Roll back by Trump on Doonbeg resort works welcomed by conservationists
# Trumped
# Trumped

Roll back by Trump on Doonbeg resort works welcomed by conservationists

Mar 8th 2015, 1:32 PM 21,732 Views 32 Comments

The council were angered last year when rock armour was moved on to the site without first getting permission.

# sea - Sunday 25 January, 2015

This is what happens when your GoPro falls into the sea
# Silver Linings
# Silver Linings

This is what happens when your GoPro falls into the sea

Jan 25th 2015, 10:15 AM 24,788 Views 14 Comments

It’s insanely cool.

# sea - Saturday 10 January, 2015

CNN and Sky News would have loved the Flying Enterprise saga... It was the 'Chilean Mine Rescue' of its time
# On This Day
# On This Day

CNN and Sky News would have loved the Flying Enterprise saga... It was the 'Chilean Mine Rescue' of its time

Jan 10th 2015, 6:30 PM 21,456 Views 26 Comments

The story of the stricken cargo ship and its hero captain had people flocking to cinemas to catch the latest newsreels. The saga kept the world gripped for 14 days.

# sea - Friday 19 December, 2014

The world's deepest living fish is 'unlike anything scientists have seen before'
# What Is That
# What Is That

The world's deepest living fish is 'unlike anything scientists have seen before'

Dec 19th 2014, 9:37 PM 35,032 Views 35 Comments

It has “large wing-like fins and a head resembling a cartoon dog”.

# sea - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Hot Property: Sea views and Victorian grandeur
# Des Res
# Des Res

Hot Property: Sea views and Victorian grandeur

Nov 20th 2014, 2:05 PM 2,943 Views 0 Comments

A Killiney home that’s perfect in so many ways.

# sea - Monday 20 October, 2014

This year could be the hottest EVER recorded
# Hot Hot Hot
# Hot Hot Hot

This year could be the hottest EVER recorded

Oct 20th 2014, 10:24 PM 20,242 Views 32 Comments

Global land and sea temperatures for last month were the highest ever recorded.

Meet Ireland's latest invader: The Asian Clam
# Dun Dun Dun
# Dun Dun Dun

Meet Ireland's latest invader: The Asian Clam

Oct 20th 2014, 6:01 PM 25,123 Views 49 Comments

A new report says that complete removal of the clam from our waterways is “not feasible”.

# sea - Saturday 13 September, 2014

These men will swim in the Irish sea for 24 hours to raise money for epilepsy
# Gruelling
# Gruelling

These men will swim in the Irish sea for 24 hours to raise money for epilepsy

Sep 13th 2014, 12:43 PM 9,689 Views 14 Comments

The swim is in memory of a family friend with epilepsy who died in 2010.

# sea - Friday 29 August, 2014

Cut up your six pack rings warns IWDG after dolphin death in Cork
# Pollution
# Pollution

Cut up your six pack rings warns IWDG after dolphin death in Cork

Aug 29th 2014, 2:55 PM 23,423 Views 54 Comments

A piece of plastic debris wrapped around its beak preventing it from feeding.

Opinion: Friend or foe? What you need to know about jellyfish
# Swimming
# Swimming

Opinion: Friend or foe? What you need to know about jellyfish

Aug 29th 2014, 8:00 AM 455 Views 16 Comments

Yes, some jellyfish can pose danger to us – but they have also inspired engineering, scientific and medical advances.

# sea - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Two found alive and body of man recovered in Cork search
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Two found alive and body of man recovered in Cork search

Aug 14th 2014, 7:27 AM 28,449 Views 13 Comments

The yacht went missing yesterday between Baltimore and Schull.

# sea - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Coast Guard warns people to stay away from sea fog
# The Fog
# The Fog

Coast Guard warns people to stay away from sea fog

Jul 23rd 2014, 7:28 AM 13,309 Views 26 Comments

The alert comes after three girls were rescued from Sandymount beach.

# sea - Friday 18 July, 2014

Man brought to hospital by helicopter after falling from cliffs
# Cork
# Cork

Man brought to hospital by helicopter after falling from cliffs

Jul 18th 2014, 3:39 PM 10,278 Views 2 Comments

It happened at around midday today.

# sea - Friday 27 June, 2014

Half of maritime deaths since 2002 were on recreational craft
# Breaking The Waves
# Breaking The Waves

Half of maritime deaths since 2002 were on recreational craft

Jun 27th 2014, 7:30 AM 3,685 Views 10 Comments

There were 134 maritime deaths in Irish seas since 2002. “We want no fatalities on Irish seas,” said Leo Varadkar

# sea - Thursday 26 June, 2014

This video of a starfish walking will make you feel very uncomfortable
# Creepy Crawly
From The Daily Edge
# Creepy Crawly

This video of a starfish walking will make you feel very uncomfortable

Jun 26th 2014, 10:30 PM 4,217 Views 2 Comments

All those tiny little legs.

# sea - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Poll: Do you ever swim in the sea in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you ever swim in the sea in Ireland?

May 29th 2014, 9:03 AM 20,013 Views 48 Comments

Do you brave the always ever-so-icy-waters here? (Wearing a wetsuit is cheating, you know).

# sea - Sunday 25 May, 2014

High tide hasn't freed cargo ship run aground in Louth
# Arklow Ruler
# Arklow Ruler

High tide hasn't freed cargo ship run aground in Louth

May 25th 2014, 4:33 PM 11,045 Views 13 Comments

The Coast Guard said the ship is currently in no danger, and is carrying no hazardous cargo.

# sea - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Your Ireland Is Beautiful picture of the day
# Double Rainbow
# Double Rainbow

Your Ireland Is Beautiful picture of the day

May 6th 2014, 10:46 PM 11,470 Views 6 Comments

Double rainbow!

# sea - Monday 5 May, 2014

9-year-old boy critical after falling into sea near Blackhead lighthouse
# Saved
# Saved

9-year-old boy critical after falling into sea near Blackhead lighthouse

May 5th 2014, 12:20 PM 21,494 Views 8 Comments

The young boy was rescued last night after spending an hour in the water.

# sea - Friday 2 May, 2014

Touching video of dolphin being rescued off Achill Island
# Warm Fuzzies
From The Daily Edge
# Warm Fuzzies

Touching video of dolphin being rescued off Achill Island

May 2nd 2014, 3:51 PM 2,285 Views 1 Comment

Could this be Fungi’s heir apparent?

# sea - Saturday 26 April, 2014

All 15 crew members of South Korean ferry in custody
# Ferry Disaster
# Ferry Disaster

All 15 crew members of South Korean ferry in custody

Apr 26th 2014, 10:40 AM 9,842 Views 7 Comments

All are accused of negligence and of failing to help passengers in need as the ferry Sewol sank on 16 April.

# sea - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Got what it takes? The Irish Coast Guard are hiring again
# Rescue 112
# Rescue 112

Got what it takes? The Irish Coast Guard are hiring again

Mar 22nd 2014, 6:30 PM 38,517 Views 10 Comments

They’re looking for people with a very particular set of skills…

# sea - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Possible debris from vanished Malaysia Airlines found in the sea off Vietnam
# Found
# Found

Possible debris from vanished Malaysia Airlines found in the sea off Vietnam

Mar 9th 2014, 8:07 PM 44,601 Views 60 Comments

This is the first time authorities have given any positive indication that traces of the Boeing 777 have been found.

# sea - Monday 3 March, 2014

Search for Dutch man on Sheep's Head Peninsula called off after three weeks
# Coastguard
# Coastguard

Search for Dutch man on Sheep's Head Peninsula called off after three weeks

Mar 3rd 2014, 6:48 PM 10,329 Views 3 Comments

The man was reported missing on 8 February after he went out for a walk with a friend.

# sea - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Thousands protest shark culling policy aimed at preventing attacks
# Jumping The Shark
# Jumping The Shark

Thousands protest shark culling policy aimed at preventing attacks

Feb 1st 2014, 4:05 PM 10,034 Views 40 Comments

The controversial policy was given the green light last month after six fatal attacks in the past two years in Australia.

# sea - Monday 20 January, 2014

EU Commission sets out plan to harvest energy from our seas and oceans
# Blue Energy
# Blue Energy

EU Commission sets out plan to harvest energy from our seas and oceans

Jan 20th 2014, 3:45 PM 8,791 Views 37 Comments

Ocean energy – known as ‘blue energy’ – covers all technologies that harvest renewable energy from our seas and oceans other than offshore wind.

Annual Japanese dolphin hunt documented in 'The Cove' begins amid US criticism
# Japan
# Japan

Annual Japanese dolphin hunt documented in 'The Cove' begins amid US criticism

Jan 20th 2014, 2:10 PM 9,213 Views 59 Comments

The hunt in the fishing village of Taiji in western Japan has come under international criticism and was the subject of the Academy Award-winning film “The Cove”.

# sea - Saturday 11 January, 2014

This Irish driver learned why you shouldn't even drive a Jeep down a flooded road
# A Nice Drive
From The Daily Edge
# A Nice Drive

This Irish driver learned why you shouldn't even drive a Jeep down a flooded road

Jan 11th 2014, 1:50 PM 5,771 Views 9 Comments

Cripes.

# sea - Friday 10 January, 2014

Passenger survives plane crash while capturing it on camera
# Raw Footage
From The Daily Edge
# Raw Footage

Passenger survives plane crash while capturing it on camera

Jan 10th 2014, 11:44 AM 5,076 Views 1 Comment

The footage has just been released.

# sea - Monday 6 January, 2014

Now That’s What You Call A Wave Pic of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Now That’s What You Call A Wave Pic of the Day

Jan 6th 2014, 3:00 PM 50,040 Views 40 Comments

This is no time for a stroll down the harbour, people.

# sea - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Watch: English cliff falls into the sea during rough weather
# Making A Splash
# Making A Splash

Watch: English cliff falls into the sea during rough weather

Jan 5th 2014, 10:51 AM 40,126 Views 31 Comments

Storm waves battering cliffs at Hastings in East Sussex finally took their toll.

# sea - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Killer whale does uncanny impression of boat motor sound
# Orca
From The Daily Edge
# Orca

Killer whale does uncanny impression of boat motor sound

Jan 1st 2014, 7:00 PM 1,736 Views 0 Comments

According to a crew filming the whale, this was an attempt at communication.

# sea - Thursday 26 December, 2013

VIDEO: Christmas Day crowds queue up to leap into the icy waters at the 40 Foot
# BUUURRRRRR
# BUUURRRRRR

VIDEO: Christmas Day crowds queue up to leap into the icy waters at the 40 Foot

Dec 26th 2013, 11:57 AM 14,352 Views 17 Comments

Patrick Maye, Chris Maye and Justin Kinehan made this video of yesterday’s chilling experience.

# sea - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Over 100 Syrian refugees rescued from boat off Sicily coast
# Italy
# Italy

Over 100 Syrian refugees rescued from boat off Sicily coast

Dec 7th 2013, 3:47 PM 4,735 Views 9 Comments

Their rescue comes just days after another group of 120 refugees, mainly Syrians, were saved after their ship was found adrift off of Calabria.

# sea - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Transport Dept examines issues with emergency marine beacons
# Fishing Vessels
# Fishing Vessels

Transport Dept examines issues with emergency marine beacons

Nov 23rd 2013, 12:46 PM 5,363 Views 3 Comments

Minister Varadkar has been called on to clarify how long his department has known about the issues for.

# sea - Monday 18 November, 2013

Watch this baby dolphin thank the fisherman that frees it from a plastic bag
# Cheers Mate
From The Daily Edge
# Cheers Mate

Watch this baby dolphin thank the fisherman that frees it from a plastic bag

Nov 18th 2013, 3:15 PM 9,270 Views 2 Comments

It’ll warm the cockles and mussels of your heart.

# sea - Saturday 16 November, 2013

€29m investment for marine renewable energy research centre creates 77 jobs
# Renewable Energy
# Renewable Energy

€29m investment for marine renewable energy research centre creates 77 jobs

Nov 16th 2013, 1:10 PM 7,183 Views 29 Comments

The centre will conduct world-leading research on all aspects of marine renewable energy.

# sea - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Search for missing man off Howth coast stood down
# Missing
# Missing

Search for missing man off Howth coast stood down

Oct 19th 2013, 12:17 PM 10,421 Views 2 Comments

The man’s body has still not been recovered after he was seen in the water yesterday evening.

# sea - Friday 11 October, 2013

Man killed in shark attack off South African coast
# Shark
# Shark

Man killed in shark attack off South African coast

Oct 11th 2013, 5:58 PM 12,740 Views 22 Comments

An Irishman who witnesses the event said it is believed that a great white shark was involved.