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Newly Discovered 12-Foot Great White Shark Named After Kobe Bryant

The story of Kobe Bryant‘s increase to NBA greatness is no key. But even as the the latest, tragic passing of the famous Lakers star continues to solid a reflective lens on Bryant’s legacy, there is 1 neglected chapter: that is, the Mamba’s fascination with another apex predator. Bryant experienced much more than just a keen curiosity in sharks.

In September 2013, when recovering from his knee damage, Bryant took a non-public yacht to Guadalupe Island, fifteen miles west of Ensenada, Mexico. There, he hoped to url up with nearby place dive boats. A single of his captains spoke with

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Record High-Water Kayak Descent of Washington’s Little White Salmon

Kayakers Evan Garcia, Isaac Levinson and Ben Marr recently done a document large-water descent of Washington’s Minimal White Salmon River. At far more reasonable water flows, the Minimal White (which feeds the Columbia River Gorge) is one of paddling’s most revered and highly regarded Course V whitewater runs. In the 4-mile-stretch, the river drops 850 ft down a combination of intricate, mossy boulder-laden rapids, and huge, visually beautiful drops, which includes the oft-photographed 30-foot Spirit Falls (a mini-Niagara variation of which you can check out the group scout, and then portage, at seven:forty two).

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