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Jonesy from Alien gets his own book

Den of Geek UK - 19 Oct 2018
After almost 40 years, Ridley Scott's ship's cat is finally getting his chance thanks to an 80-page illustrated book by Rory Lucey called Jonesy: Nine Lives On The Nostromo. As you can see by the cover, Jonesy looks like he's having a ball with a ...
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Spaceship-Inspired Cat Beds Give Kitties a Stellar Spot to Snooze

My Modern Met - 02 Oct 2018
Alpha, a capsule-shaped floor model, is ideal for cats who wish to remain down-to-earth, while the Beta and Gamma rocket ships offer bird's-eye views from tabletops and walls. No matter where it's installed, however, each bed is bound to keep your ...
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Container ship collided with fast ferry, Philippines

Maritime Bulletin (press release) - 19 Oct 2018
Container ship OCEAN UNITED collided with fast ferry FAST CAT M11 in the evening Oct 18 near Talisay City, south of Cebu City, Philippines. Ferry with 70 passengers on board was bound for Tubigon, Bohol, container ship arrived from Manila.
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Cat outlines SCR dosing strategies for marine engines

The Motorship - 17 Oct 2018
Air-assisted dosing can improve SCR performance even for larger high-speed marine engines, says Cat Marine (credit: Caterpillar). Caterpillar Marine has detailed a two-pronged approach to urea injection for selective catalytic reduction (SCR), with ...
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Cat Gets Smarter at Sea

Datanami - 26 Sep 2018
OSIsoft and Caterpillar have collaborated with one shipping customer that runs a fleet of RoRo ships, which are a type of large cargo ship. Miller says that CAT Asset Intelligence, combined with data flowing from OSIsoft's PI System, showed the company ...
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PAWS: Your cat has how many toes?

Mcalester News Capital - 23 Sep 2018
The trait was spread widely among cats in ports that had trade with Boston. Sailors valued the many-toed cats because of their climbing and hunting abilities which helped control rodents aboard their ships. The extra toes were supposed to give them ...
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Committee membership, cruise ship petitions to go on June ballot

Mount Desert Islander - 05 Oct 2018
She said, “Somewhere I read that the definition of a cruise ship is a vessel that carries passengers for a fee. Well, what's a ferry? A vessel that carries passengers for a fee.” The CAT Ferry, which Bay Ferries is planning to use for their proposed ...
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10 Best Beach Vacations for People Who Love Cats

Coastal Living - 09 Oct 2018
As legend has it, the tradition of Ernest Hemingway's famous six-toed cats originated when a single six-toed feline, whom Hemingway named Snow White, was gifted to him by a ship's captain. Today, 40-50 polydactyl (six-toed) cats live on his original ...
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US Dispatches Hospital Ship to Help Venezuelan Refugees

The Maritime Executive - 02 Oct 2018
Comfort and her sister ship USNS Mercy are the largest hospital ships in the world, and either vessel would qualify as the second-largest hospital in the United States. Comfort is equipped with surgical and post-surgical rooms, a CAT scan unit, four X ...

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