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Mar 30, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Super-tough windshields and vests could one day be made from shell-like structures.
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 6, 2014 08:44 AM ET // Tim Wall
A recently described species of beaked whale has never been seen alive. Continue reading →
Feb 3, 2014 12:10 PM ET // Tim Wall
Starfish limbs walk away from the body when the marine creature suffers from a mysterious new disease. Continue reading →
Jan 15, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A glass of water is all a fish detective needs to identify thousands of fish. Continue reading →
Jan 13, 2014 12:03 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
An animal that looked like both a fish and an animal represents the transition from fish to land dwellers. Continue reading →
Jan 8, 2014 03:09 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Some of the largest beasts in the ancient seas had black skin or scales, new research finds.
Jan 8, 2014 11:50 AM ET // Denise Chow, LiveScience
When it comes to the power of sight, stafish fall a bit short, a new study finds.
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