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South Carolina Officials Investigating 'Branded Shark' Photos On Social Media
Marine experts said such branding would be painful for the animals.
Courtesy of Ivan Hurzeler and DEEP SEARCH 2019 — BOEM, USGS, NOAA, Woods Hole Oceanographic
Scientists Just Discovered A Bizarre Deep-Sea Tubeworm Off The Atlantic Coast
The expedition's chief scientist called it a "serendipitous" find.
Australia Dept. of the Enviroment and Energy
'Headless Chicken Monster' Spotted Off Antarctic Coast For First Time
Previously, the creature was found only in the Gulf of Mexico.
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No, Researchers Didn't Discover A New Whale-Dolphin Hybrid Species
But what they did discover was still really amazing.
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Orcas Can Mimic Human Speech, Research Suggests
The new report is ~ making waves ~ in marine biology circles.
© The Ocean Agency / Stephanie Roach
50 Reefs Initiative Is Good News For Coral Reefs
Dr. Madhavi Colton
Program Director, Coral Reef Alliance
We have watched the dramatic decline of these spectacular underwater worlds.
Adventure, fun and marine biology all wrapped up into a collection of 8 fun-filled shows.
Reviews of Films For Children By Children
KIDS FIRST! Film Critic Morgan B., age 11 comments, "I like that they have so many different characters who all love to help
Meet The SnotBot, A Drone Trying To Save The Whales
The new technology lets us study whales by flying into their exhaled breath. The team behind it hopes to learn how whales impact ocean and human health.
Patti Truesdell/Detroit Zoological Society
Bear Known For Lounging Shows She *Nose* Computers
Who knew bears were so brainy?
The Extraordinary Life of a Lonely Seal
Two weeks ago I turned 8 years old. That's prime adulthood in Hawaiian monk seal years. And as most adults are want to do I took stock of my life. This year there seemed scant reason for a celebratory "
." I'm endangered.
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Prominent Fisheries Scientist Under Fire For Seafood Industry Funding
Peter Andrew Hart
Ray Hilborn, who has challenged grim predictions about fish stocks, vigorously denies a conflict of interest.
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Threatened Purple Starfish Now Doing Swimmingly Thanks To Population Surge
The Deafening Silence of an Empty Pool and Voiceless Dolphins
These are uncertain times for big charismatic animals in the oceans and on land. Many populations are declining. Money is scarce for pool repairs and big mammal research, made worse by the public's vocal distrust of scientists, zoos and aquariums.
Killer Whale Attack Triggers Epic Dolphin 'Stampede'
More killer whales have been spotted along the California coast than normal.
A rare underwater wilderness on Cuba's coral reefs
Executive Director, Coral Reef Alliance
As a marine biologist and conservation professional, I wanted to see if these tales were true. I also wanted to know if there
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Record Manatee Count May Mean New Risks For Cuddly 'Sea Cows'
A move to take manatees off the endangered list has conservationists worried.
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The Planet's Fisheries Are In Even Worse Shape Than We Thought
Nearly a third of all fish caught goes unreported.
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