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A male great hammerhead shark swims just below the surface of the water in the Bahamas at sunset.

Hammerhead Shark at Sunset

A male great hammerhead shark swims in the Bahamas at sunset. Scientists debate the purpose behind these sharks' hammer-shaped heads. A commonly accepted theory is that the shape allows the shark to scan a wider area of the ocean through its...

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A Turtle Excluder Device (TED) enables a loggerhead turtle to escape from a net.

Loggerhead Escapes from Fishing Net

One of the biggest threats to sea turtles, such as the loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) pictured here, is being accidentally caught and killed in fishing nets. Trapped in a net, the turtles...
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