The Smithsonian has more whale skulls and skeletons than any other collection in...
Named for the radiant blue color on its back and sides, the blue shark (Prionace...
North Atlantic Right Whale
Stretching up to 16.8 meters (55 feet) long and weighing up to 62 tons (70 tons),...
This cookie-cutter shark (Isistius brasilienses) has a unique bite mark that they...
A Blind Shark Baby
The blind shark (Brachaelurus waddi) is lecithotrophic viviparous— the eggs are...
Along the East Coast of the United States, two diseases can cause significant...
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Carcharocles megalodon was once the most fearsome predator to reign the seas. This...