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Hammerhead Sharks Have "Human" Vision
Animals  (tags: Shark, T-shape, Hammerhead )

Nancy
- 1850 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Hammerhead sharks' distinctive T-shaped heads give the predators human-like vision, according to a new study.
Shark Fins Traced to Endangered Populations
Animals  (tags: Shark, DNA, Chinese delicacy )

Nancy
- 1851 days ago - news.discovery.com
For the first time, DNA tools have successfully pinpointed the geographic origin of shark fins sold dried in markets to satisfy the demand for shark fin soup, a Chinese delicacy.
Shark Jobs: Nature's Dirty Work
Animals  (tags: Shark, dirty Work, Ferries )

Nancy
- 1859 days ago - livescience.com
They might all look like troublemakers, but most sharks have a grander purpose - or at least a useful one - beyond scaring surfers. Some eat gross things or serve as ferries to total suckers.
Dead Dolphin Found at Hollywood Beach Near Michigan Street -- South Florida Sun-Sentinel.Com
Animals  (tags: dolphin, alligator, death, discovery, shark, necropsy, biologist )

Raffi
- 1925 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
A dead bottlenose dolphin that was bitten by a shark and a decomposed alligator possibly dumped in a canal were found on a mile-long stretch of Hollywood beach this morning. The dolphin was found about 6 a.m. by beach maintenance officials on the
Stone Eating Shark Dies at Anglesey Sea Zoo
Animals  (tags: Anglesey Sea Zoo, marine wildlife, shark, stone eating, death, endangered, extinction, protection, sadness )

Jacquelin
- 2128 days ago - dailypost.co.uk
A SHARK died after eating stones in the bottom of her tank at Anglesey Sea Zoo. Staff at the attraction in Brynsiencyn called it a 'mystery'. They tested the other sharks using ultra sound equipment for research. Managing partner Frankie Hobro sa
Luckiest Surfer Survives Shark Body-Slam
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, shark, bodyslam, endangered, extinction, protection, habitat, humans )

Jacquelin
- 2130 days ago - news.com.au
GLEN Lockery reckons he must be one of the luckiest men alive after surviving a body-slam by a shark. The predator came at him from the deep before disappearing into murky post-flood surf at Shelly Beach near Port Macquarie at about 5pm last Wednesday.
Turtle Awaits Prosthetic Limbs After Shark Attack
Animals  (tags: japan, marine wildlife, loggerhead turtle, shark, attack, artifical limb, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2138 days ago - abc.net.au
A Japanese conservation group says it plans to fit prosthetic front limbs to a sea turtle injured in what marine scientists believe was a shark attack. "We need to pay special attention as the forelimbs will have to be strong enough to [allow her] to c
Rare Whale Shark Photographed Off Gold Coast
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, shark, whale shark, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2165 days ago - goldcoast.com.au
A WHALE shark has been photographed off the Gold Coast _ the first time in 30 years one of the gentle giants has been seen in southeast Queensland waters. Local fishermen Mark Pease and James Bowden were about to head home when the 6m shark surfaced by
VIDEO: Daredevil Surfer Hitches a Ride With a Great White Shark... a Fin-Tastic Fake or the Real Deal?
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, shark, surfer, hitching ride, fake or real )

Jacquelin
- 2166 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
As stunts go, baiting a Great White Shark to take you for a ride by towing your surfboard is an adrenalin rush unlikely to be matched again. A video purporting to show just this has swept around the world via email in the last few days. But there's j
N.Y. Man Attempts To Shoplift Pet Store Shark
Animals  (tags: new york, marine wildlife, shark, nurse shark, man, stolen from aquarium, endangered, extinction, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2169 days ago - cbs3.com
A New York man is accused of going fishing in a pet store aquarium where he caught a $350 shark and smuggled it out of the shop under his jacket. Police say the Freeport man released the contraband shark into his home aquarium, where they say he also k
Tennyson Beach Pregnant Shark Was Carrying 20 Puppies
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, shark, puppies, shark fishing, released, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2169 days ago - news.com.au
SHARK fisherman Tim, who claims to have landed the 2.5m bronze whaler which washed up on Tennyson beach, has defended sport fishing. And it has been revealed the pregnant shark was carrying 20 puppies. Tim, who declined to give his surname for fear o
Turtle, Shark Found Dead on North Coast
Animals  (tags: oregon, marine wildlife, shark, turtle, washed up on beach, green sea turtle and a salmon shark, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, death, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2184 days ago - statesmanjournal.com
Seaside -- A Manzanita family found an unusual treasure during a beach-combing trip Tuesday on the Oregon Coast: a green sea turtle washed ashore in Cannon Beach.The family took the dead turtle and called authorities, said Seaside Aquarium general manager
Shark Commits Suicide on Waterslide
Animals  (tags: bahamas, atlantic resort, marine wildlife, shark, chlorinated water, death, endangered, extinction, humans, protection, sadness, AnimalCruelty )

Jacquelin
- 2197 days ago - tmz.com
There's nothing quite like taking a cool trip down the water slide at the Atlantis Resort in The Bahamas, plunging into the refreshing pool at the end, and ... HOLY CRAP!! THAT'S A SHARK! But it was all too real when hotel staff saw that one of the shark
Welcome to Beautiful Underwater World
Animals  (tags: underwater, fish, oceans, shark, nature )

Milos
- 2257 days ago - funnytogo.com
70 very nice quality underwater photography
Shark Washes Up in Oregon With Mystery Parasites
Animals  (tags: oregon, marine wildlife, shark, beached, parasites, salom shark )

Jacquelin
- 2274 days ago - kgw.com
SEASIDE, Ore. (AP) -- A shark that washed up on an Oregon beach was covered with unknown parasites. Seaside Aquarium officials say the 4-foot salmon shark that washed up in the Cannon Beach area Wednesday was covered with a dense layer of parasites in

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