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Full Thunder Moon in July

6/28/2022 by Editor

By moongiant.com July’s full moon is called the Full Thunder Moon, after the frequent thunderstorms that roll in during early summer. Thunderstorms are more likely to form in humid environments during summer because of the moist, hot air rising from the ground to the higher, colder parts of our atmosphere.… SEE MORE

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Melting Arctic Ice Could Yield New Trade Routes

6/27/2022 by Editor

By Science Daily. Melting ice in the Arctic Ocean could yield new trade routes in international waters, reducing the shipping industry’s carbon footprint and weakening Russia’s control over trade routes through the Arctic, a study found. With climate change rapidly warming the world’s oceans, the future of the Arctic Ocean… SEE MORE

Free Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Workshop

Alameda, CA June 29 @ 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Everyone accessing California’s waterways is invited to learn how to prevent the further spread of fresh and saltwater aquatic invasive species (AIS) into uninfected waterways. This free virtual workshop will help the public learn how they can recognize fresh and saltwater AIS in their region and how to take action… SEE MORE

Long Beach Dragon Boat Festival

Avalon, Santa Catalina Island, CA July 30

In addition to hosting one of the largest dragon boat competitions in California, there will be Chinese traditional art demonstrations, Chinese Acrobats, traditional dance, hip hop, music and martial arts performances. Dragon boat racing is an amateur watersport which has its roots in an ancient folk ritual held over the… SEE MORE