Bondi Beach tests the "Intelligent Buoy" shark detection system

Bondi Beach: the Clever Buoy will warn surfers and swimmers of the presence of sharks

Sydney’s Bondi Beach is testing a shark warning system that detects large predators.

The “Smart Buoy” is a trial system that involves buoys installed 546 yards (500 meters) offshore. When the shark’s distinct movements are detected, the device sends a message to the lifeguards.

The lifeguard…

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Go for it: Titans of Mavericks gets green light

Mavericks: big, sharky, cold and deadly | Photo: Nelly/Red Bull

The Titans of Mavericks has been called on. The world’s daring big sea surfers will hit Half Moon Bay on February 12th.

It’s never big enough for the “The Eddie” but, in Northern California, there are 24 chargers ready to tackle giant waves breaking in sharky cold waters. This time, Mavericks…

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Denmark produces 140% of electricity through wind power

Wind power in Denmark: 5000 turbines at work | Photo: CGP Grey/Creative Commons

Denmark produced 140% of its electricity needs through wind power.

On the 10th July 2015, the country enjoyed an unusually windy day and produced more energy than its domestic consumption. As a result, Denmark’s wind turbines exported 40% of the surplus power to neighbours.

German and Norway…

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Duke Kahanamoku Beach is the best United states beach of 2014

Duke Kahanamoku Beach: approved by Dr. Beach

The Duke Kahanamoku Beach has been considered the best Us beach of 2014 by Dr. Beach.

Coastal expert Dr. Stephen P. Leatherman, professor at Florida International University, has released a list with the Top 10 Beaches for 2014. The highest gift goes to Waikiki, in Hawaii.

The Duke Kahanamoku…

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Dongfeng Race Team due to set voyage on Transatlantic test – Yachts …

This will be the team's first major offshore navigate since two of the Chinese sailors Liu Xue and Yiran Zhang dropped out from the selection process persist month having found the offshore sailing too difficult going. “It's been a whirlwind

Dongfeng Race Team due to set navigate on Transatlantic test – Yachts …

This will be the team's first major offshore journey since two of the Chinese sailors Liu Xue and Yiran Zhang dropped out from the selection process persist month having found the offshore sailing too difficult going. “It's been a whirlwind

Dongfeng Race Team due to set travel on Transatlantic test – Yachts …

This will be the team's first major offshore navigate since two of the Chinese sailors Liu Xue and Yiran Zhang dropped out from the selection process preserve month having found the offshore sailing too difficult going. “It's been a whirlwind