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The oceanic whitetip, several varieties of hammerheads, and the porbeagle (a type of mackerel) can soon swim a little safer. In this week’s CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) meeting in Bangkok, the vote to protect these sharks passed with a two thirdsContinue Reading

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The GIANT squid is an amazing and mysterious creature.  They are the largest invertebrate that we know about.  The largest discovered was 59 feet long!  They also have the largest eyes in the animal kingdom, reaching 10 inches in diameter.  The wildest part is that they have never been observedContinue Reading