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Shark Week is once again making things up

Vox - 10 Aug 2014
As zoologist Michelle Wciesel points out at Southern Fried Science, the "submarine shark" in South Africa was an urban legend started by journalists in the 1970s who were trying to fool a gullible public. But the Discovery Channel didn't debunk the ...
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India Looks for New Partner to Arm its Scorpene Class Submarine

Sputnik International - 16 Aug 2017
New Delhi (Sputnik) — The Indian Navy is looking to purchase heavyweight torpedoes to be mounted on the Scorpene class submarines, production of which is currently underway at the Mazagon dock shipyard. The Navy has reportedly contacted a number ...
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Navy to commission Scorpene-class submarine INS Kalvari this month

Hindu Business Line - 15 Aug 2017
Marking a significant milestone, the commissioning of the Scorpene submarine will, however, be sans its earlier primary weapon system, the Black Shark torpedoes. The torpedoes were to be mounted on the six Scorpene submarines produced at Mazagon ...
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India to Commission Advanced Attack Submarine This Month

The Diplomat - 08 Aug 2017
“The Black Shark torpedo was specifically purchased for the Indian Navy's future fleet of six Scorpene-class (Kalvari-class) diesel-electric attack submarines,” I reported elsewhere. “A second batch of 49 Black Shark torpedoes was also to be installed ...
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Watch Our Favorite Shark Videos

National Geographic - 28 Jul 2017
They found plenty—including a surprise discovery of sharks in a submarine volcano. The main peak of the volcano, called Kavachi, was not erupting during their expedition, so they were able to drop instruments, including a deep-sea camera, into the crater.
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You Can't Trust Shark Week

Jezebel - 24 Jul 2017
The Shark Weeks of 2013 and 2014 both featured what were essentially mockumentaries—Megalodon: The Monster Shark Lives and Shark of Darkness: Wrath of Submarine, respectively—about the possibility of giant dinosaur sharks swimming among us ...
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Another shark sighting delays J-Bay surf contest; video

GrindTV - 19 Jul 2017
The shark, which looked like a submarine from the drone angle above, cruised through the lineup as the surfers sat on the boat waiting and while water patrol escorted the shark along its way. Competitors in the next heat, John Florence and Frederico ...
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Race to Renew India Submarine Force Amid Rising China Threat

Bloomberg - 03 Aug 2017
After years of delay, India's navy is preparing to take delivery of one of the world's stealthiest and most deadly fighting tools: the INS Kalvari, an attack submarine named after a deep-sea tiger shark. The commissioning later this month of the ...
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Your Evening Briefing: India's Deadly New Weapon

Bloomberg - 04 Aug 2017
After years of delay, India's navy is preparing to take delivery of one of the world's stealthiest and deadliest fighting tools: the INS Kalvari, an attack submarine named after a deep-sea tiger shark. It's a milestone in India's effort to rebuild its ...
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Richard J. Leskosky: Audiences still hungry for shark films

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette - 13 Aug 2017
It also included Quint's personal account of the actual sinking of the USS Indianapolis by a Japanese submarine in the last days of World War II, resulting in only 317 of the about 900 sailors who went into the water surviving, at least in part due to ...
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Volcano Sharks --"Little is Known About This Phenomenon"

The Daily Galaxy (blog) - 23 Jul 2017
They found plenty of activity—including sharks in a submarine volcano. The main peak of the volcano, called Kavachi, was not erupting during their expedition, so they were able to drop instruments, including a deep-sea camera, into the crater. The ...
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Submarine Deal About to Materialize - i-HLS

Israel Homeland Security - 12 Aug 2017
However, the INS Kalvari is still without its primary weapon system against enemy subs and surface warships, given the cancellation of a contract for Black Shark heavyweight torpedoes, built by Whitehead Alenia Systemi Subacquei (WASS), a subsidiary of ...
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Everything You Need to Know about North Korea's Navy

The National Interest Online (blog) - 23 Jul 2017
A 2010 multinational report on the sinking of the South Korean corvette ROKS Cheonan, thought to have been sunk by a North Korean midget submarine, states that the KPN operates twenty Romeo-class submarines, forty Sang-O (“Shark”)–class coastal ...
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Everything You Need to Know: North Korea's Submarine Fleet

The National Interest Online (blog) - 01 Aug 2017
A multinational report on the sinking of the South Korean corvette ROKS Cheonan states that the KPN operated twenty Romeo-class submarines, forty Sang-O (“Shark”) class coastal submarines (SSCs), and ten midget submarines of the Yono class.
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What Are Devil Sharks? These Predators Have A Thing For Heat

Bustle - 26 Jul 2017
The modern predators themselves are no stranger to volcanoes. A 2015 National Geographic video shows Ocean Engineer Brennan Phillips and his team finding sharks inside a submarine volcano near Solomon Island. According to the video, they were able ...
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Sand-sational

Chinook Observer - 18 Jul 2017
Another, Port Sandia's “Submarine Sandwich,” was a pun carved into sand. It featured a submarine about to be eaten by a shark. The base of the submarine somehow resembled a slice of bread with some toppings, while higher layers looked more like a ship.
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India @ 71

Daily Excelsior - 14 Aug 2017
However in a positive development, now Indian Navy, is preparing to take delivery of one of the world's stealthiest and most deadly fighting tools: the “INS Kalvari”, an attack submarine named after a deep-sea tiger shark. The commissioning of this ...

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