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A Tale of a Right Whale
Suspended at the center of the Sant Ocean Hall is a life-size model of a North...
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New Guinea Bat
In 1699, accompanied by a shipboard artist, William Dampier conducted the first...
New Guinea Birds
After leaving Australia, Dampier and his men reached the western coast of New...
More Australian Plants
As Dampier studied the plants he encountered in Australia, he wrote that they were...
As soon as Dampier set foot in Australia, he began making observations and...
TOPP cartoon of Omoo
Omoo, a Great White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias), carries a satellite tag that...
Fish spears and fish weirs—fish traps placed in rivers—are traditional ways of...