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Jan 22, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
No brain? No problem for jellyfish, which turn out to be more aggressive than passive, at least in terms of their swimming.
Jan 15, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Every beach has its own unique magnetic signature and research finds sea turtles detect these signatures to locate their favorite spots.
Jan 13, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
An extensive new study ranks the largest animals in the ocean.
Jan 11, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A Jurassic Era beast that looked like a sinister dolphin might have munched on sharks and dinosaurs in what is now Scotland.
Jan 4, 2015 12:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The disco clam draws in prey with a mesmerizing light show and then renders its audience immobile with noxious mucus. Continue reading →
Nov 18, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Acoustic tags used to study animals can function like a dinner bell, drawing hungry predators.
Nov 12, 2014 03:35 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Underwater tar mounds off the coast of Africa are teaming with an array of marine life, a new study reveals. Continue reading →
Oct 19, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
What was the first sexual intercourse like? A new study finds it involved fish and looked a lot like a square dance.
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