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Aug 23, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A video shot during a fishing trip off of Ketchikan, Alaska, purportedly shows an orca flicking a sea lion some 20 feet in the air with its tail. Continue reading →
Aug 13, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sharks have a reputation for being loners, but many are actually very social with each other.
Aug 7, 2014 09:56 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The most extensive genetic study ever conducted on whale sharks reveals that they exist in two populations worldwide, and that their fairly recent population boom is a thing of the past. Continue reading →
Aug 5, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A new dolphin species has just been named, but it figures that we are already killing it--in many cases due to our fear of sharks. Continue reading →
Aug 8, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Nuclear bomb testing from the 50s and 60s had at least one perk: it's enabling scientists now to learn that many sharks are much older. Continue reading →
Jul 30, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The animal kingdom's bravest and most vigilant mother could be a deep sea octopus who has just broken the world record for egg brooding. Continue reading →
Jul 16, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Whale sharks are congregating to a new shark hot spot that's not too toasty or too cold. Continue reading →
Jul 8, 2014 02:33 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Seahorses growl when grouchy, with researchers now wondering what additional sounds these and other tiny marine life make. Continue reading →
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