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Most pilots have probably never worried about their aircraft hitting a fish, but that's exactly what happened to a plane at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa last year.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Gulfstream G-IV was headed down the runway when an osprey (the bird, not the aircraft) flew into its path, according to a report on the MacDill website.Then the plane hit... som...
Fort Lauderdale is clearly trying, but they don't quite get it right.
As part of on-going research nearly four years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) will team up with a group of high school students in Florida to collect remnants of oil from Gulf Coast beaches this week. Marine chemist Chris Reddy studies how the many compounds that compose petroleum hydrocarbon, or oil, behave and change over...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida jury's inability to agree on a murder charge will give prosecutors and defense attorneys fodder for their next moves in the case of a teen fatally shot after an argument over loud music.
MIAMI (Reuters) - Developers building a complex that would include a high-rise hotel were told by Miami officials on Friday to redesign the plan in order to preserve remnants of what is thought to be a 2,000-year-old Native American village in downtown Miami.
To boost interest in their Miami luxury condos, Property Markets Group is offering a free Tesla Model S to penthouse buyers. But as always, there's a catchThe post Get A Free* Tesla Model S With These Miami Luxury Condos appeared first on Gas 2.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) - Florida's plan to build a commercial space launch complex in a federal wildlife refuge surrounding the Kennedy Space Center is drawing fire from environmentalists even before its first public vetting this week.
NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Florida (Reuters) - Florida's plan to build a commercial space launch complex in a federal wildlife refuge surrounding the Kennedy Space Center drew sharp words from environmentalists and strong support from business boosters during the project's first public hearing on Tuesday.
They say size doesn't matter, but the invasive Burmese pythons multiplying in the Everglades are beginning to haunt our nightmares.Case in point: check out these photos of what could be a challenger for the state record for a python caught in the wild -- according to Miami's Local10 news station, the massive creature measured 18 and a half feet and weighed 150 pounds when it was captured Tuesda...
MIAMI (Reuters) - At least 20 pilot whales were found dead on Thursday off Florida's southwest coast, officials said.