AP (May 12, 2014) Fisherman in Venice, Florida caught a twelve foot hammerhead shark, when the group noticed the shark was pregnant. The men say after they reeled in the shark, they noticed a large bite mark and could ... watch video
Reuters - US Online Video (May 16, 2016) A woman is recovering after being bitten by a shark in Florida. The two-foot long nurse shark was still attached to the woman's arm as she was being taken to the hospital. Linda So reports.
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Reuters - US Online Video (May 28, 2016) Beach-goers aound the world could see even more shark attacks this year than in 2015, which set a new record, according to a shark expert at the University of Florida. Diane Hodges reports.
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Sep. 28, 2016 A fungus that compromises the immune system of mosquitoes, making them more susceptible to infection with the parasite that causes malaria, has been discovered by scientists. Because environmental ... read more
Sep. 28, 2016 When animals choose their mates, how discriminate they are varies a great deal. For some male Mormon crickets, any female will do; in contrast, blue peahens rarely fall for the first cock courting ... read more
Sep. 27, 2016 Researchers have developed a novel toolkit based on modified yeast cells to tease out how plant genes and proteins respond to auxin, the most ubiquitous plant hormone. Their ... read more
Sep. 27, 2016 Toxins from mold found growing on nuts or corn can weaken the airways’ self-clearing mechanisms and immunity, opening the door for respiratory diseases and exacerbating existing ones, suggests a ... read more
Sep. 27, 2016 In order to properly decide if an upgrade is worth the cost, consumers should compare the new product with what they already own. But new research shows there‘s a wide gap between what buyers ... read more
Sep. 28, 2016 For the first time, researchers point to areas in Africa where foreign agricultural companies’ choice of crops and management of fresh water are partly responsible for the increased water shortages ... read more
Sep. 26, 2016 Adding cinnamon to your diet can cool your body by up to two degrees, according to research. And the spice may also contribute to a general improvement in overall health, say authors of a new ... read more
Mar. 15, 2016 The expansion of protected areas into US federal waters would safeguard 100 percent of core home range areas used by three species of sharks tracked in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean, new research ... read more
Sep. 24, 2014 The scale of Florida's charterboat shark fishing industry has been reviewed by researchers, as well as the knowledge, attitudes, and practices of charterboat captains whose clients fish for ... read more
Jan. 30, 2014 A new study investigated how several species of coastal sharks respond to stress from catch-and-release fishing. The results revealed that each of the shark species responded differently. Hammerhead ... read more