Posts Tagged ‘shark’

The Slow-Evolving Elephant Shark

Monday, January 13th, 2014
elephant, shark, genome, cartilage, cartilaginous, bones, immunity, rays

These cartilaginous fish have changed little in 400 million years.

Shark Conservation

Thursday, August 8th, 2013
shark week, conservation, shark, world wildlife fund, academy research, university of san francisco, conservationalist, protect, swim, documentary, shark stewards of the reef, coral reef, predator, shark fin ban, eco-tourism, ecosystem, cambodia, malaysia, hong kong, earth island institute, overhunting, swim for sharks, david mcguire

Perhaps the most important message the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week can deliver is not how sharks may be dangerous, but how these fantastic fish are in danger.

White Shark Buffet

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013
White Shark with acoustic and pop-up satellite tag. Image credit: TOPP.

White Sharks Feast Before Migration

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