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May 28, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The recent discovery of a monstrous fish off the Southern California coast has people buzzing -- what other 'monsters' lurk beneath the waves?
Nov 1, 2013 04:00 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Which dolphin type has a new species? What does a fly's face look like up really close? Find out in this week's animal photos.
Oct 30, 2013 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A virtual recreation of the world's biggest known terrestrial animal shows that it lumbered along at around 5 miles per hour.
Oct 29, 2013 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Close-up photography reveals some of the spookiest spiders and insects anywhere on the planet.
With a leg span of 8 inches, even scientists studying the creature are a bit freaked out by its size.
Mar 25, 2013 03:00 PM ET // Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
It's one of the rare examples of the phenomenon in sharks.