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There's some really intense melting in the Arctic right now
Mashable

Records are falling at the top of the world. The Arctic summer has a long way to go, but already sea ice levels over great swathes of the sprawling Arctic ocean are at historic lows (in the 40-year-long satellite record) for this time of year. The most striki… more…

Latest on tanker attacks south of the Strait of Hormuz
Reuters

Iran has rejected U.S. accusations that it was to blame for attacks on two tankers on Thursday south of the Strait of Hormuz after the incident raised concerns about a new confrontation in the Gulf, a vital oil shipping route. more…

UK sending Royal Marines to protect ships after oil tanker attacks - Washington Examiner
Washingtonexaminer.com

UK sending Royal Marines to protect ships after oil tanker attacks Washington Examiner Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Insists Iran Is Behind Tanker Attacks NPR Oil rises on tensions after Middle East tanker attacks CNBC No one is innocent in the Gulf of Oman … more…

Oil Jumps After Tanker Attacks in Middle East - The Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal

Oil Jumps After Tanker Attacks in Middle East The Wall Street Journal Crude prices climbed sharply after an attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, close to the Strait of Hormuz, where over a third of the world's shipped oil... View full coverage on Go… more…

Two tankers attacked in Gulf of Oman, US not ruling out Iran is responsible
ABC News

Two tankers have been attacked in the Gulf of Oman, 21 mariners from one of the ships were taken aboard a U.S. Navy destroyer. more…

Latest on the oil tanker attacks south of the Strait of Hormuz
Autoblog.com

Filed under: Etc. Developments at a glance. Continue reading Latest on the oil tanker attacks south of the Strait of Hormuz Latest on the oil tanker attacks south of the Strait of Hormuz originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 14 Jun 2019 08:35:00 EDT. Please… more…

Tanker attacks in Gulf of Oman stoke fears over conflict and oil
Yahoo.com

Two oil tankers were attacked on Thursday and left adrift in the Gulf of Oman, driving up oil prices and stoking fears of a new confrontation between Iran and the United States. The White House said President Donald Trump had been briefed and that the U.S. go… more…

The US is sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East to counter Iran
Vox.com

The Pentagon announced 1,000 more US troops to the Middle East to counter Iran after oil tanker attacks. more…

Deploying high-frequency radar in the Straits of Mackinac
Phys.org

As Great Lakes water levels rise to record heights, remotely monitoring currents and waves grows in importance. more…

Is Iran to blame for suspected attacks on Gulf tankers?
Al Jazeera English

Analysts examine US claim that Iran was behind the reported attacks on commercial ships in the Strait of Hormuz. more…

Why the Strait of Hormuz Is the World's Oil Flashpoint
Bloomberg

After two apparent attacks on oil tankers in the Persian Gulf a month apart, traders are once again preoccupied with the Strait of Hormuz, the narrow sea conduit through which the Middle East’s crude flows to international markets. The U.S. government designa… more…

Gulf States Boost Oil Security...
The Wall Street Journal

Gulf States Boost Oil Security... (Top headline, 8th story, link ) Related stories: Iranian boat fired missile at US drone prior to tanker attack, US official says... Says mine removed from stricken tanker... UK backs... TANKER OWNER DISPUTES... Tehran Billbo… more…

Cyclone Vayu LIVE UPDATES: ‘Very severe’ storm to make landfall in Gujarat today, 3 lakh people evacuated
Indianexpress.com

Cyclone Vayu LIVE UPDATES: Schools and colleges will remain shut on June 12 and 13 across 10 districts as the Army, NDRF personnel, IAF helicopters and around 300 marine commandoes remain on standby to overlook rescue and relief operations. more…

A new business in small satellites orbiting the Earth
The Economist

Looking at the Earth from above more…

Diese deutsche Reederei kümmert sich um den angegriffenen Öltanker
Welt.de

Die Hamburger Reederei Schulte betreibt den angegriffenen Öltanker „Kokuka Courageous“ für Japaner. Das 170 Meter lange Schiff kommt nun zur Reparatur in die Hafenstadt Khor Fakkan. So funktioniert das Geschäft des deutschen Unternehmens. more…

Federal cabinet to decide again on Trans Mountain pipeline expansion this week
CBC News

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his cabinet will decide Tuesday whether to greenlight the Trans Mountain expansion project, amid political and legal uncertainty for the pipeline the government bought last year for $4.5 billion. more…

Moved, promoted or appointed in Lincoln recently | Local Business News - Lincoln Journal Star
Journalstar.com

Moved, promoted or appointed in Lincoln recently | Local Business News Lincoln Journal Star Check out people in our community who have moved up in their fields in recent months. more…

Oil tanker on fire in Gulf of Oman
CNN

Authorities are investigating reports that two tankers have been attacked in the Gulf of Oman. Get the latest updates here. more…

Global Shipping Sentiment: Rock Bottom Yet?
Seekingalpha.com

The maritime shipping segment is mired in terrible sentiment. Trade war and buy shipping stocks aren't typically compatible ideas. Simultaneously, the energy se more…

DryShips: Discussing George Economou's Acquisition Proposal
Seekingalpha.com

CEO is making a move to acquire the remaining 16.6% of the company for $4 in cash after a recent 20%+ decrease in the company's share price. Non-binding proposa more…