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Why Seahorses Are One of the Deadliest Creatures in the Sea

Also, now that we have your attention on these phenomenal creatures, it’s a good time to mention that they are in serious danger of extinction. Learn more here, and in the following video that discusses first seahorse biology and then covers why they are disappearing at the hands of humans:

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7:44AM PDT on Oct 4, 2014

thanks for sharing :)

1:19AM PDT on Sep 6, 2014

Thank you

4:23PM PDT on Aug 6, 2014

Yep.....leave it to those damn Chinese :(

7:23PM PST on Jan 20, 2014

Seahorses are beautiful little creatures. Humans should leave them alone!
One of the deadliest creatures in the ocean? NO! Sharks and others are much more deadly to other creatures in the ocean.

1:47PM PST on Jan 14, 2014

Wow. Surprised with this. Amazing.

10:32AM PST on Jan 12, 2014

Interesting, typo.

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6:03AM PST on Jan 2, 2014

Wow is right

1:46AM PST on Jan 2, 2014

Very interesting.

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