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French Polynesia Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for French Polynesia.

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  1. Google +Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Linn's Stamp News

    ... miles in 101 days, from Peru to the Marquesas Islands, finally smashing on a reef in the Tuamotu Islands in French Polynesia. Heyerdahl and the Kon-Tiki are shown on a stamp issued by St. Thomas and Prince Islands in 1982 (Scott 671). Heyerdahl ...


  2. Mysteries of the Coral CanyonRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Featuring a team of scientists and research divers as they explore the atolls of French Polynesia, this documentary exposes the mysteries of the coral reef and the creatures and predators that live there. The scientists venture into ferocious ocean currents to capture never-before-seen footage of sharks hunting at night, as well as clips featuring new shark hunting behavior.


  3. Simcock: Marines tn Pacific Need Alternative Platforms to Ensure Mission AvailabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | U.S. Naval Institute

    ... embarked Marines and will make stops at various locations in the Pacific Island Nations of Oceania: French Polynesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Vanuatu and Timor Leste. US Navy photo. "When the Green Bay broke, I started canceling the things that I needed to ...


  4. Regional meeting on the Pacific World Heritage Action Plan 2016-2020Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | World Heritage Centre News

    ... all 198 questionnaires of the Section II were successfully submitted; the authorities of Australia, China, French Polynesia, India, Republic of Korea, and Samoa for their support in organizing regional and sub-regional meetings; the successful use ...


  5. 20 Things to Know About The 'Point Break' RemakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Collider

    ... as well. The film is global in scope and as such, scenes were shot in numerous far-flung locales including French Polynesia, Italy, Venezuela, Mexico and Switzerland, to name a few. The set in Austria would exist for a few days only, before being ...


  6. Students share cultures in International Student Cultural showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The WSU Signpost

    A Weber State International student from India performed many different traditional dances from India during the Culture Show. The International Student Cultural show drew a large crowd this Thursday.


  7. Unplugged in Rangiroa, French Polynesia: no phones, no tablets, no computers ... just natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of Vaitape. (An Amlotte) We were headed to the beautiful atoll of Rangiroa in the Tuamotu Archipelago of French Polynesia, a one-hour flight northeast of Tahiti. Two years ago, we had honeymooned on nearby Bora-Bora and loved it so much we wanted to ...


  8. Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux's Friend Died on Honeymoon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

    Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux celebrated their August wedding with a trip to Bora Bora and it was perfect until their friend Carmel Musgrove died in what some are calling a murder. Carmel was alive when Jennifer and Justin left the French Polynesian resort but that doesn't make the "Cake" star feel any less horrible.


  9. Jennifer Aniston's honeymoon 'ruined' by death of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 |

    Carmel Musgrove was found dead on August 20 on Bora Bora after travelling to the island with Aniston, Theroux and a group of their celebrity friends Actress Jennifer Aniston is said to be devastated by the death of close friend Carmel Musgrove who travelled to Bora Bora for the actress' honeymoon and she now fears it has ruined forever the memories of her wedding celebration with Justin Theroux . Carmel was an assistant to Hollywood heavyweight Joel Silver and passed away from a combination of drowning and the effects of drugs and alcohol in her system, the report claims.


  10. Zika Virus 101: One More Mosquito-Borne Disease To Worry AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Michigan Radio

    The Aedes mosquito can spread Zika virus in addition to Dengue fever and Chikungunya virus. The virus was first spotted in the Americas in 2014.


  11. Common Prayer In Geneva Responds To Acts Of ViolenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Groong

    ... men from many regions, traditions and ethnicities. Executive Committee member Rev. Taaroanui Maraea from French Polynesia summarized the spirit of Christian unity found in the service, praying: "In this time of fellowship with brothers and sisters ...


  12. PHOTOS: The view from the top is always STUNNINGRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 |

    ... second most liked picture on Dronestagram. Photograph: Ice Fire/Dronestagram Tourists wait for a sunset in French Polynesia, a group of islands in the South Pacific. This photo placed third in the nature category . Men inspect tulip fields in ...


  13. Rapa Nui elder says indigenous...Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 15 | Samoa News

    Pew Environment Group's Kermadec Initiative hosted a group from Rapa Nui or Easter Island, French Polynesia and Chile looking to New Zealand for expertise on how to protect their ocean resources. The trip has been described as an opportunity for the indigenous delegates to see how iwi have been able to negotiate with the government.


  14. 8 Holiday trends for romantic (and warm) weddings 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 |

    ... -aaa Boorrr-aaa, it's calling you. Put the postcards aside and create your own. This tropical island in French Polynesia has been voted "the best island in the world" by U.S. news. It's hard not to feel the romance soaking up sun in your over water ...


  15. Pacific Islands Society Announces 2015-2016 NexGen ArtistsRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 15 |

    ... (Tahiti) grew a passion for art while living in between France and Germany. Since her arrival in Tahiti, French Polynesia in 2003 however, Prokop has developed a talent for painting. As a profound admirer of the ancestral Polynesian culture which ...


  16. Zika virus on Caribbean's radarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | Jamaica Observer

    ... a year. Complications (neurological, autoimmune) are rare and have only been identified in the epidemic in French Polynesia. As at May 21, 2015, no death attributed to ZIKV infection has been reported in any of the outbreaks. Symptoms are usually ...


  17. Justin Bieber on his new Purpose and why he was 'being a jerk, a little bit'.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    Another day, another busy stop on the Justin Bieber hearts-and-minds comeback campaign. On this baking-hot Los Angeles afternoon in mid-October, the singer has already visited the set of television entertainment show Access Hollywood .


  18. Mysteries of the Coral CanyonRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 14 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    MYSTERIES OF THE CORAL CANYON investigates how sharks and coral reefs are intricately linked. Featuring a team of scientists and research divers as they explore the atolls of French Polynesia, this 60-minute documentary exposes the mysteries of the coral reef and the creatures and predators that live there.


  19. Tonight's TV highlights: Ben Fogle's New lives in the UK, and Hemingway and GellhornRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Sunday Herald

    Ben Fogle, the sun-kissed boy adventurer, previously worked on a series called New Lives In The Wild where he met various people who'd abandoned the rat race and set off for exotic locations to start a new and unfettered existence. But these weren't middle-class people pottering around in Tuscany; his journeys took him to inhospitable locations like Alaska, Appalachia, French Polynesia - and even Scotland .


  20. Couple sails Northwest PassageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Esquimalt News

    Laurence Roberts and Mary Anne Unrau have done what less than 200 vessels have done in the last century - they've successfully sailed the Canadian Northwest Passage. The passage connects the northern Atlantic and Pacific oceans through the Arctic Ocean, along the northern coast of North America via waterways through the Canadian Arctic Archipelago.