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Raw: Rare Whale Spotted in Gulf of Mexico

Raw: Rare Whale Spotted in Gulf of Mexico

AP (Apr. 17, 2015) Researchers from the E/V Nautilus had quite a surprise Tuesday, when a curious sperm whale swam around their remotely operated vehicle in the Gulf of Mexico. Cameras captured the encounter. (April 17) Video provided by AP
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More Than 100 Volunteers Try to Save Beached Whale Shark

More Than 100 Volunteers Try to Save Beached Whale Shark

Reuters - Light News Video Online (Apr. 14, 2015) Around 100 local fisherman and police in Ecuador battle for several hours in a failed attempt to save a beached whale shark. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Video provided by Reuters
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Comoros' Ylang Ylang The Flower That Revolutionised Perfume

Comoros' Ylang Ylang The Flower That Revolutionised Perfume

AFP (Apr. 13, 2015) What does the impoverished Indian Ocean archipelago of the Comoros have in common with Chanel n5, one of the world's most popular perfumes? The answer is ylang ylang -- a tropical yellow-flowered tree, sought after for essential oil. Duration: 02:30 Video provided by AFP
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What Happens During Baby Sea Turtles' Lost Years

What Happens During Baby Sea Turtles' Lost Years

Newsy (Apr. 10, 2015) Scientists didn't know what happened between turtles first entering the sea and emerging on the coast years later. Now they have some answers. Video provided by Newsy
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Seafood Samples Had No Elevated Contaminant Levels from Oil Spill, Study Shows

Apr. 17, 2015 Following the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill in 2010, many people were concerned that seafood was contaminated by either the oil or dispersants used to keep the oil from washing ashore. A new study ... full story
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Impacts of Gulf Oil Spill on Marine Organisms on Gulf Coast

Apr. 17, 2015 Researchers have determined the impacts of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on marine organisms such as oysters, conch, shrimp, corals as well as marine plankton (microalgae or phytoplankton, rotifers ... full story
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Evolution Puts Checks on Virgin Births

Apr. 17, 2015 It seems unnatural that a species could survive without having sex. Yet over the ages, evolution has endowed females of certain species of amphibians, reptiles and fish with the ability to clone ... full story
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Game-Changer for Stroke Treatment: Better Function After Stroke If Clots Removed

Apr. 17, 2015 Patients with severe strokes had far better outcomes when they were treated using not only a drug to dissolve the blood clot causing the stroke, but also with a procedure to grab, dislodge and remove ... full story
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Expanding Rubber Plantations 'Catastrophic' for Endangered Species in Southeast Asia

Apr. 16, 2015 Demand for natural rubber fueled by the tire industry is threatening protected parts of Southeast Asia, according to new research. Researchers say that the extent of the problem is comparable to oil ... full story
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Model Offers More Ease, Precision for Managing Invasive Asian Carp

Apr. 16, 2015 The likelihood of Asian carp eggs being kept in suspension and hatching in the St. Joseph River in Michigan has been further evaluated using a model that examines a range of multiple flow and water ... full story
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Repeated Marine Predator Evolution Tracks Changes in Ancient and Anthropocene Oceans

Apr. 16, 2015 Scientists synthesized decades of scientific discoveries to illuminate the common and unique patterns driving the extraordinary transitions that whales, dolphins, seals and other species underwent as ... full story
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Fish Type, Body Size Can Help Predict Nutrient Recycling Rates

Apr. 16, 2015 The nutrients excreted by fish in their 'pee' may be critical to the health of coastal ecosystems. But knowing whether generalizations can be made about how to predict these nutrient levels ... full story
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BPA Can Disrupt Sexual Function in Turtles, Could Be a Warning for Environmental Health

Apr. 15, 2015 Bisphenol A (BPA) is a chemical used in food storage products and resins that line plastic beverage containers. Often, aquatic environments become reservoirs for BPA, and turtle habitats are ... full story
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New Evidence Adds the Capitanian Extinction to the List of Major Extinction Crises

Apr. 15, 2015 Since the Cambrian Explosion, ecosystems have suffered repeated mass extinctions, with the 'Big 5' crises being the most prominent. Twenty years ago, a sixth major extinction was recognized ... full story
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Gene in High-Altitude Cattle Disease Sheds Light on Human Lung Disease

Apr. 15, 2015 A genetic mutation that causes pulmonary hypertension in cattle grazed at high altitude has been linked to a condition that leads to a life-threatening situation called brisket disease. This ... full story
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Wind Bursts Strongly Affect El Nino Severity

Apr. 15, 2015 A new study finds that prolonged wind bursts originating in the western Pacific can have a strong effect on whether an El Nino event will occur and how severe it is likely to be. The paper also ... full story
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Brain Development Suffers from Lack of Fish Oil Fatty Acids, Study Finds

Apr. 15, 2015 While recent reports question whether fish oil supplements support heart health, scientists have found that the fatty acids they contain are vitally important to the developing brain. Neurobiologists ... full story
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Iceberg Armadas Not the Cause of North Atlantic Cooling

Apr. 15, 2015 Armadas of icebergs were probably not the cause of abrupt episodes of cooling in the North Atlantic over the past 440,000 years, according to new ... full story
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NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft Nears Historic July 14 Encounter With Pluto

Apr. 15, 2015 NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is three months from returning to humanity the first-ever close up images and scientific observations of distant Pluto and its system of large and small ... full story
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Longest Mammal Migration Raises Questions About Distinct Species of Whales

Apr. 15, 2015 A team of scientists has documented the longest migration of a mammal ever recorded -- a round-trip trek of nearly 14,000 miles by a whale identified as a critically endangered species that raises ... full story
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40 Million-Year-Old Family Tree of Baleen Whales

Apr. 15, 2015 New research is providing the most comprehensive picture of the evolutionary history of baleen whales, which are not only the largest animals ever to live on earth, but also among the most ... full story
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Use of Insects in Animal Feed Seen as Favorable by Farmers, Sector and Consumers

Apr. 15, 2015 The attitudes towards the use of insects in animal feed and resulting livestock products are generally favorable, so has recent scientific research shown. The use of insects in animal feed is one ... full story
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Containing Oil Spills: Nano-Coated Mesh Could Clean Oil Spills for Less Than $1 Per Square Foot

Apr. 15, 2015 A mesh with a high-tech coating captures oil while water passes right through. With further development of this technology, the researchers say, "you could potentially catch an oil spill with a ... full story
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Bone Eating Worms Dined on Marine Reptile Carcasses

Apr. 14, 2015 A species of bone-eating worm that was believed to have evolved in conjunction with whales has been dated back to prehistoric times when it fed on the carcasses of giant marine ... full story
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