#10. India. Nary a shark in sight: A woman swims off of Dunk Isalnd in Kanyakumari, India. With 15 shark attacks dating from 1580, six of them fatal, India is 10th on the list of all-time shark incidents, according to a study that tracks shark-human encounters through the decades. Worldwide, attacks overall are up because more people are putting themselves in the sharks' environment, the study says.
Hawaii is under a tsunami warning following an earthquake in Chile Saturday morning.
Parliamentary report in Australia shows 700,000 coastal homes may be at risk if global warming continues and sea levels rise. Local conflicts are brewing over residents who want to build seawalls and town planners who want to move houses away from Australia's beaches.
Photos reveal the first sighting of the elusive seabird, the Fiji petrel.
Beijing stipulates that $586 billion in stimulus funds be spent only on Chinese goods
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The pace of flames overwhelmed dozens of homes. Officials are reconsidering the stay and defend policy for rural homeowners.