They found it swimming two miles beneath the ocean in one of the deepest ocean trenches on the planet.
Syllipsimopodi bideni, the likely ancestor of octopuses and vampire squid, is President Joe Biden's newest namesake.
The newly discovered species “Titanokorys gainesi” measured 19.7 inches at a time when most ocean-dwelling organisms were barely the size of a pinky finger.
“If we don’t like it, then we need to work harder to reduce emissions,” warned the University of British Columbia scientist who calculated the massive toll.
“All of a sudden, I felt this huge shove and the next thing I knew it was completely black,” Michael Packard told the Cape Cod Times.
The project is intended to track the health of sharks, turtles and sea snakes that live in the high seas.
COVID-19 has rolled back significant wins in India when it comes to plastic waste, with the usage of single-use plastic products like masks and gloves surging in the pandemic.
The sudden postponement of a probe into allegations of misconduct in adopting offshore oil exploration rules “risks undermining the public’s confidence” in NOAA science, a watchdog group says.
Freshwater diversion projects that have divided environmental advocates are intended to save the coast but may imperil dolphins.
It may sound odd, but lubricant is vital to ensuring this sea turtle survives its trip back to the ocean.