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Scientists Use Seals As "Underwater Eyes"; Technology Provides Rare Glimpse Of Rare Fish Species

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January 21, 2002
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By employing one underwater species to "spy" on two others through novel use of technology, Antarctic researchers have gained new insights into two little-known fish species. The team expanded their knowledge base by equipping Weddell seals to follow the fish and record their behavior.

By employing one underwater species to "spy" on two others through novel use of technology, Antarctic researchers have gained new insights into two little-known fish species. The team expanded their knowledge base by equipping Weddell seals to follow the fish and record their behavior.


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National Science Foundation. (2002, January 21). Scientists Use Seals As "Underwater Eyes"; Technology Provides Rare Glimpse Of Rare Fish Species. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 25, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/01/020117072746.htm
National Science Foundation. "Scientists Use Seals As "Underwater Eyes"; Technology Provides Rare Glimpse Of Rare Fish Species." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/01/020117072746.htm (accessed April 25, 2014).

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