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2015-01-14 23:00:48

Newport Aquarium announced Wednesday an exhilarating 2015 lineup of coming attractions, featuring Shark Bridge, the only suspension bridge in North America where guests can walk just inches above

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2014-11-28 13:35:52

The precise movements of a young hammerhead shark have been tracked for the first time and are published in the open access journal Animal Biotelemetry.

Scientists Discover Carolina Hammerhead Shark Species By Accident
2013-11-08 07:48:04

A shark that has previosuly been viewed as a member of the scalloped hammerhead family has now been given new status, after scientists discover key features that place it as a distinct shark separate from its scalloped kin.

A Case Of Misidentification: Two Sharks Could Be Endangered
2012-03-28 06:59:51

A new and unnamed shark species originally discovered off the Eastern United States seaboard has a cousin that shares a striking resemblance: The endangered scalloped hammerhead shark.

2011-04-28 18:14:00

Federal agency concurs with estimate of 83% population decline, triggering new measures WASHINGTON, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Shark Advocates International is highlighting a new National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) determination that U.S.

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2011-02-28 08:59:26

New study provides new insight into the largely unknown migratory patterns and habitat use of the endangered shark.

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2010-11-28 08:35:00

A fisheries group decided on Saturday that half-a-dozen species of endangered sharks hunted on the high seas to satisfy a burgeoning Asian market for sharkfin soup are now protected in the Atlantic.

2010-11-27 08:10:00

ICCAT Protects Oceanic Whitetip Sharks, Limits Hammerhead Fishing & Improves Mako Measures PARIS, Nov.


Word of the Day
quilisma
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.