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Apr 17, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Would you like to discover a new animal? Here are 10 ways animal experts currently search for and document new species.
Mar 26, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
How long can you hold your breath underwater? A Cuvier's beaked whale just did it for over two hours while on a dive that took it to nearly 2 miles below the ocean's surface. Continue reading →
Feb 27, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
A Google Street View of the tundra helps scientists as well as armchair polar bear watchers.
Feb 22, 2014 03:53 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Rescuers cut hundreds of feet of fishing line from emaciated whale off Hawaii. Continue reading →
Feb 21, 2014 09:55 AM ET // AFP
A 46,000-square-kilometer ray and shark fishery in Indonesia is now a protected area.
Feb 7, 2014 10:25 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A tiger in India is reportedly eating humans. Experts say it's unlikely it will stop at nine.
Feb 7, 2014 11:12 AM ET // AFP
Some miserable Humboldt penguins, unaccustomed to so much rain, might get a lift from an antidepressant.
Feb 6, 2014 08:44 AM ET // Tim Wall
A recently described species of beaked whale has never been seen alive. Continue reading →
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