Along the East Coast of the United States, two diseases can cause significant...
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North Atlantic Right Whale
Stretching up to 16.8 meters (55 feet) long and weighing up to 62 tons (70 tons),...
Ocean acidification is sometimes called “climate change’s equally evil twin,”...
Endangered Ocean Animals
The Endangered Species Act (ESA) was signed into law on December 28, 1973 by...
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Celebrating Marine Moms
The ocean is home to many moms of all shapes and sizes: from charismatic polar...
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The Borer of Holes
These clams (Pholas dactylus) are dazzling to see. From their encased homes,...
The Loco of Chile
The loco (Concholepas concholepas, often called the Chilean abalone, although it...
No, this is not an alien spaceship from another world—it is a baby file clam...