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# sea - Sunday 20 February, 2022

Customs service to spend €20 million on new boats to help tackle drug trade
# Maritime Patrol
# Maritime Patrol

Customs service to spend €20 million on new boats to help tackle drug trade

Feb 20th 2022, 6:30 AM 19,323 Views 25 Comments

One key mission will be the service’s role in the Joint Task Force on Drug Interdiction.

# sea - Sunday 30 January, 2022

Quiz: How much do you know about the Atlantic Ocean?
# Splash
# Splash

Quiz: How much do you know about the Atlantic Ocean?

Jan 30th 2022, 10:00 PM 49,401 Views 16 Comments

Dip your toes into this quiz (not literally, please).

# sea - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Poll: Do you swim in the sea?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you swim in the sea?

Apr 17th 2021, 9:54 AM 44,975 Views 48 Comments

The lifting of the 5km travel limit opens up the possibility of a sea swim for more people.

# sea - Saturday 30 January, 2021

Quiz: How much do you know about seals?
# Arf Arf Arf Arf
# Arf Arf Arf Arf

Quiz: How much do you know about seals?

Jan 30th 2021, 10:00 PM 39,762 Views 30 Comments

Arf arf arf arf.

# sea - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Coast Guard issues warning about inflatable devices amid high tides
# Storm Ellen
# Storm Ellen

Coast Guard issues warning about inflatable devices amid high tides

Aug 19th 2020, 8:37 AM 10,623 Views 6 Comments

High tides and a storm are expected in the coming days.

# sea - Monday 17 August, 2020

‘It provided inspiration’: Neighbouring GAA clubs meet on the field following paddleboard rescue
# Galway Rescue
From The42
# Galway Rescue

‘It provided inspiration’: Neighbouring GAA clubs meet on the field following paddleboard rescue

Aug 17th 2020, 3:00 PM 19,625 Views 1 Comment

The Bearna and Salthill-Knocknacarra GAA clubs met in championship on Friday night after helping with the search for the missing paddle boarders.

# sea - Friday 31 July, 2020

Over 1,000 people drowned in Ireland over the past 10 years
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

Over 1,000 people drowned in Ireland over the past 10 years

Jul 31st 2020, 11:14 AM 15,418 Views 15 Comments

A new website has been launched to provide advice and tips on water safety to the public.

# sea - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

A sea view will add 32% to the cost of your house
# Deep Blue Sea
# Deep Blue Sea

A sea view will add 32% to the cost of your house

Jul 31st 2018, 6:01 AM 18,937 Views 12 Comments

But a cliff will make it cost less.

# sea - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Here are some of the best photos taken of marine life in Dublin Bay from the 1980s to 2017
# Marine Life
# Marine Life

Here are some of the best photos taken of marine life in Dublin Bay from the 1980s to 2017

May 5th 2018, 6:30 PM 23,537 Views 13 Comments

Dublin Bay Biosphere Partnership and the Irish Underwater Council wanted to raise awareness of marine life living in Dublin Bay.

# sea - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'We're going to find out how they lived': Researchers to look under the Irish Sea for evidence of first settlers
# Lost Landscapes
# Lost Landscapes

'We're going to find out how they lived': Researchers to look under the Irish Sea for evidence of first settlers

Feb 24th 2018, 8:30 AM 15,873 Views 42 Comments

Under the Irish sea is a prehistoric ‘palaeolandscape’ of plains, hills, marshlands and river valleys.

# sea - Friday 16 February, 2018

After 64 days at sea ex-Connacht and Leinster lock Browne completes epic row across Atlantic
# Terra Firma
From The42
# Terra Firma

After 64 days at sea ex-Connacht and Leinster lock Browne completes epic row across Atlantic

Updated Feb 16th 2018, 11:07 AM 38,671 Views 20 Comments

‘Without a doubt this is the toughest challenge I have ever taken on,’ said Browne after embracing his parents, brother and sister in Antigua.

# sea - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology
# Ultimate Challenge
# Ultimate Challenge

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology

Feb 4th 2018, 9:30 AM 24,732 Views 32 Comments

Gregor McGuckin will take part in the Golden Globe Race in July.

# sea - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Man in critical condition after being washed into sea in Clare
# Creeragh
# Creeragh

Man in critical condition after being washed into sea in Clare

Jan 13th 2018, 5:28 PM 20,832 Views 17 Comments

It’s believed he was taking photos near the base of a cliff.

# sea - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Poll: Should people who ignore emergency services advice during a status red warning be arrested?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should people who ignore emergency services advice during a status red warning be arrested?

Oct 17th 2017, 9:39 AM 41,774 Views 101 Comments

Have your say.

# sea - Saturday 26 August, 2017

'They could have lethal consequences': Warnings issued over new mermaid craze
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

'They could have lethal consequences': Warnings issued over new mermaid craze

Aug 26th 2017, 6:15 AM 59,383 Views 34 Comments

There has been an increased trend of the use of mermaid tails while swimming in the UK.

# sea - Monday 21 August, 2017

Two divers rescued off Dalkey Island
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Two divers rescued off Dalkey Island

Aug 21st 2017, 7:13 AM 12,486 Views 5 Comments

They failed to surface when diving yesterday afternoon.

# sea - Friday 11 August, 2017

Stranded anti-migrant ship refuses help from migrant rescue vessel
# Mediterranean
# Mediterranean

Stranded anti-migrant ship refuses help from migrant rescue vessel

Aug 11th 2017, 6:13 PM 27,254 Views 80 Comments

The anti-migrant activists on board the ship said it was just a “minor technical problem”.

# sea - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Four people rescued off west Cork coast after boat's engine problems
# Courtmacsherry Bay
# Courtmacsherry Bay

Four people rescued off west Cork coast after boat's engine problems

Jul 30th 2017, 7:03 PM 14,478 Views 4 Comments

Strong winds and engine problems left four people stranded after leaving Courtmacsherry Bay this morning.

# sea - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Main Lusitania telegraph finally recovered from Cork seabed
# Sunken Ship
# Sunken Ship

Main Lusitania telegraph finally recovered from Cork seabed

Jul 26th 2017, 6:13 PM 19,155 Views 24 Comments

The ship sank off the Cork coast in 1915 after it was hit by a German U-boat torpedo.

# sea - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Are fisheries the first casualty in a Brexit split between Ireland and the UK?
# Brexit
# Brexit

Are fisheries the first casualty in a Brexit split between Ireland and the UK?

Jul 16th 2017, 10:32 AM 15,569 Views 28 Comments

If the UK continues to lift the drawbridge on its waters, it could cause problems for Ireland.

# sea - Sunday 16 April, 2017

7,000 year old penguin poo reveals volcanic eruptions almost wiped out Antarctic sea bird colony
# Innovative Technique
# Innovative Technique

7,000 year old penguin poo reveals volcanic eruptions almost wiped out Antarctic sea bird colony

Apr 16th 2017, 11:30 AM 11,545 Views 11 Comments

The changes in penguin populations had been linked to climate change.

# sea - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Ever wanted to stay in a lighthouse? Now you can
# Lighthouse Family
# Lighthouse Family

Ever wanted to stay in a lighthouse? Now you can

Mar 30th 2017, 1:24 PM 23,147 Views 16 Comments

Five new lighthouse properties are available for people to rent as short-term accommodation.

# sea - Saturday 18 February, 2017

You can now buy 'luxury' water from melted icebergs for €94
# Svalbarði
# Svalbarði

You can now buy 'luxury' water from melted icebergs for €94

Feb 18th 2017, 10:00 AM 15,469 Views 59 Comments

It has a superior mouth feel, apparently.

# sea - Friday 23 December, 2016

Safety review of Donegal piers to begin after tragic death of family
# Buncrana Tragedy
# Buncrana Tragedy

Safety review of Donegal piers to begin after tragic death of family

Dec 23rd 2016, 2:56 PM 8,863 Views 3 Comments

Donegal County Council is to carry out the review.

# sea - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

This fisherman tweets all of the horrific creatures he finds in the sea, and it's pure nightmare fuel
# Creatures Of The Deep
From The Daily Edge
# Creatures Of The Deep

This fisherman tweets all of the horrific creatures he finds in the sea, and it's pure nightmare fuel

Dec 21st 2016, 8:56 AM 7,430 Views 3 Comments

Mammy!

# sea - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Body found in search for elderly farmer in Co Kerry
# Jim Keane
# Jim Keane

Body found in search for elderly farmer in Co Kerry

Nov 3rd 2016, 7:38 PM 35,107 Views 9 Comments

Jim Keane, aged 70, had been missing since Monday.

# sea - Thursday 27 October, 2016

WATCH: How highly-skilled divers and new technology restored electricity to the Aran Islands
# Power To The People
# Power To The People

WATCH: How highly-skilled divers and new technology restored electricity to the Aran Islands

Oct 27th 2016, 6:03 AM 13,212 Views 6 Comments

An ESB undersea habitat was used to fix a fault in a 10.5 km power cable.

# sea - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

42 people drown after boat carrying 450 migrants capsizes at sea
# Humanitarian Crisis
# Humanitarian Crisis

42 people drown after boat carrying 450 migrants capsizes at sea

Sep 21st 2016, 10:39 PM 12,384 Views 127 Comments

The vessel overturned off the port city of Rosetta in Egypt, police and health officials said.

# sea - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Five young men die in seaside tragedy in England
# Camber Sands
# Camber Sands

Five young men die in seaside tragedy in England

Aug 25th 2016, 12:45 PM 49,870 Views 13 Comments

Police believe the men were all in their late teens and early 20s and had gone to the beach together.

# sea - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Two-year-old girl who was swept into sea with father at Newquay has died
# South Fistral Beach
# South Fistral Beach

Two-year-old girl who was swept into sea with father at Newquay has died

Aug 24th 2016, 6:43 PM 30,394 Views 9 Comments

Lisinda Bruynius has paid tribute to her daughter and husband, who died last Friday.

# sea - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Body found off west Cork coast after search for missing fisherman
# Recovered
# Recovered

Body found off west Cork coast after search for missing fisherman

Aug 16th 2016, 12:25 PM 17,805 Views 4 Comments

The local man who was in his 60s was reported missing yesterday.

# sea - Friday 1 July, 2016

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters
# Summer Safety
# Summer Safety

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters

Jul 1st 2016, 3:34 PM 14,840 Views 13 Comments

The Coast Guard is particularly urging those who take part in shore-related activities to wear life jackets.

# sea - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Fingal County Council issues warning about another three beaches
# Pollution
# Pollution

Fingal County Council issues warning about another three beaches

Jun 7th 2016, 6:14 PM 24,046 Views 36 Comments

The council said there was water overflow from a pump station due to heavy rainfall.

# sea - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Body of woman found after suspected shark attack
# Perth
# Perth

Body of woman found after suspected shark attack

Jun 5th 2016, 8:10 AM 23,103 Views 15 Comments

It comes just two days after a surfer died after being attacked by a shark last week.

# sea - Friday 1 January, 2016

These are some of the most mind-bending facts about octopuses
# Octopi
# Octopi

These are some of the most mind-bending facts about octopuses

Jan 1st 2016, 10:15 AM 23,671 Views 19 Comments

Did you know they can detach their arms? Change their genetic code?

# sea - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Brush with death: 'I was fighting for air, spitting out sea water as the waves broke over my head'
# Saved
# Saved

Brush with death: 'I was fighting for air, spitting out sea water as the waves broke over my head'

Nov 7th 2015, 7:30 AM 19,555 Views 4 Comments

Colm Plunkett does not think he would be alive today if he had not been wearing a lifejacket.

# sea - Sunday 30 August, 2015

And the award for Most Shocking Headline of the Day goes to…
# Get In The Sea
# Get In The Sea

And the award for Most Shocking Headline of the Day goes to…

Aug 30th 2015, 7:14 PM 36,039 Views 18 Comments

Revelation after revelation.

# sea - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Ben Fogle hunts sharks off Irish coast using dead whale as bait
# The Search Is On
# The Search Is On

Ben Fogle hunts sharks off Irish coast using dead whale as bait

Aug 23rd 2015, 5:32 PM 26,515 Views 41 Comments

A new ITV documentary aims to prove great white sharks are living in the waters between Ireland and Wales.

# sea - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Freediving champion feared dead after going missing off Spanish coast
# Natalia Molchanova
# Natalia Molchanova

Freediving champion feared dead after going missing off Spanish coast

Aug 5th 2015, 12:35 PM 28,112 Views 30 Comments

The Russian sportswoman is thought to have got caught in a strong underwater current.

# sea - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Scientists have built a lab 62 feet under the sea - but they aren't using it to explore the ocean
# FINDING NEEMO
# FINDING NEEMO

Scientists have built a lab 62 feet under the sea - but they aren't using it to explore the ocean

Jun 10th 2015, 7:12 PM 11,737 Views 17 Comments

Before you can become an astronaut – you need to learn how to be an aquanaut.

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