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“marine mammals”

Sep 8, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Once thought to be pointless and on the evolutionary fast track to disappearance, new research has given the whale pelvis bone a new lease on life.
Sep 5, 2014 05:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
California blue whales have just become the first whales to recover their population numbers after whaling, which nearly drove the marine mammals to extinction. Continue reading →
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 21, 2014 04:45 PM ET // Discovery News
Fisherman off Florida's Gulf Coast loses shark on his line to another fish with more immediate plans for the small blacktip.
Aug 18, 2014 02:20 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Having lost her own calf five years ago, mother take an orphan under her flipper.
Jul 16, 2014 01:02 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
The new and improved DOL-Fin system combines marine biology and high technology. Continue reading →
Jun 16, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Runaway icebergs are bashing into Antarctica's shores, leading to dramatic population losses of the tough species trying to exist in the region. Continue reading →
Jun 5, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Two of the creatures have been outfitted with GPS trackers that let researchers, and the public, check in on their daily travels.
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