Scientists Spy on Whale Sharks by Testing the Water They Swim In
The new technique allows researchers to monitor the genetic health of endangered shark populations without ever touching them.... READ ON
7 Unattractive Facts About Blobfish
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11 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Aquariums
On any given day, aquarium employees might be asked to swim with sharks, train sea lions, or poke a gassy sea horse.... READ ON
Scientists Record Fish Singing a Dawn Chorus Like Birds
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20 Percent of Seafood Samples are Mislabeled, Report Finds
There’s something fishy about the seafood business.... READ ON
11 Fishy Facts About Coelacanths
There are plenty of fish in the sea, but few are more astounding than the coelacanths—a group that defied extinction and turned the scientific world upside down.... READ ON
900 Freshwater Fish You Can Encounter in America
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Coral Reefs Depend on Big Fishes’ Pee
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Australia Is Having a Giant Goldfish Problem
While the large fish are probably enjoying their comfortable new habitat, their presence is proving disruptive to the local ecosystem.... READ ON
Unique Glow Helps Identify Two New Fish Species
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Scientists Say Greenland Sharks May Live 400 Years
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A Fish Parasite May Have Compromised Decades of Behavioral Experiments
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Scientists Spot a Live 'Ghost Fish' for the First Time
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Swordfish May Grease Their Faces to Swim Faster
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Explore a Pristine Marine World in the Virtual-Reality Film Valen’s Reef
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Conservationists Say Fish Like Dory From Finding Dory Should Stay Hidden
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