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A dumbo octopus.

A Dumbo Octopus with Curly Arms

A deep-sea octopus, the dumbo octopus uses its ear-like fins to float in the water column. When observed in 2014 during NOAA's Okeanos Explorer's Gulf of Mexico expedition, this dumbo had a never before seen coiled leg body posture.

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Cleaning Bonaire's Beaches

Bonaire, a small Caribbean island just north of Venezuela, is routinely ranked as a top diving destination in the world. But there's something getting in the way of beautiful dives: plastic...
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