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Sep 26, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Here are just a few of the multiple species that will benefit from a new marine reserve in the Pacific.
Feb 6, 2014 06:40 PM ET // Laura Poppick, LiveScience
Young Pacific salmon inherit a magnetic sense of direction that brings them to their ancestor’s breeding grounds without any prior experience of traveling there.
Jan 23, 2014 04:55 PM ET // Discovery News
A wild sea otter and her baby show up at the Monterey Aquarium's tide pool area, charming everyone in sight.
Jan 9, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A bird known for its gender-bending ways has yet again surprised researchers by breaking Europe's bird migration record. Continue reading →
Jan 26, 2011 03:36 PM ET // Tim Wall
Orcas with a taste for shark are damaging their teeth.
Jun 15, 2011 01:01 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
The discovery of radioactive cesium in minke whales off Japan seems unlikely to boost the country's whale meat market.
Jan 18, 2011 04:48 PM ET // Tim Wall
Shell, Mitsubishi, Mitsui, and Gazprom are together planning an oil rig off the coast of Russia -- a move that could harm an already critically endangered whale species.