USA: 33,000 Lost Nike Shoes Drift Towards Alaska
More than 15,000 pairs of Nike basketball shoes are drifting in the Pacific Ocean towards Alaska after falling from a container ship off the coast of Northern California, an oceanographer said on Monday. Dr Curtis Ebbesmeyer said the laceless sports shoes were in three containers spilled from a ship in a heavy storm shortly before Christmas and are now bobbing their way up the coast towards Anchorage.
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