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May 26, 2015 08:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
See some of the most unusual and noteworthy discoveries.
May 21, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A kinky fish and a cartwheeling spider are just two of the recently named top 10 new species for 2015.
May 18, 2015 10:22 AM ET // Discovery News
It's not every day that a class field trip -- in Los Angeles -- turns up a brand new species.
Apr 24, 2015 04:17 PM ET // Molly Fosco
Only the second pocket shark ever discovered was found during a study of sperm whale feeding habits. And, yes, it probably could fit in your pocket. →
Mar 19, 2015 02:50 PM ET // Agata Blaszczak Boxe, LiveScience
Named for their spooky appearance, the origin of these familiar aquarium creatures traces back to Java.
Mar 2, 2015 12:15 PM ET // Agata Blaszczak Boxe, LiveScience
Two gorgeous new species of peacock spiders nicknamed 'Skeletorus' and 'Sparklemuffin' have been discovered in Australia.
Feb 12, 2015 04:45 PM ET // Discovery News
A subspecies of the Bahama woodstar is distinct enough to get a new name, a research team argues.
Feb 2, 2015 02:50 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Once mistaken for another species of owl, the golden-eyed 'desert tawny owl' is now finally getting its due.
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