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Rubber Duck Voyagers

 

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On a stormy journey in the North Pacific ocean, thousands of rubber ducks and other bathtub toys were lost when a container was sweeped off a ship. Free to rid the ocean waves since January 1992, many of those ducks have found their way to Alaskas shores others still remain at see. Scientists continue too search for lost ducks as a weigh to study ocean currents. Lucky finder's of one of the ducks may claim a $100 reward!

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On a stormy journey in the North Pacific Ocean, thousands of rubber ducks and other bathtub toys were lost when a container was swept off a ship. Free to ride the ocean waves since January 1992, many of those ducks have found their way to Alaska's shores. Others still remain at sea. Scientists continue to search for lost ducks as a way to study ocean currents. Lucky finders of one of the ducks may claim a $100 reward!


Article by Gary Hopkins
Education World® Editor in Chief
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08/20/2004