How do we decide how rare an animal is? How do we figure out how long before it goes extinct? And how do we stop that from happening?
Give these reptiles some love.
A Japanese study suggests looking at cute animal pics can help your concentration. We've thoughtfully provided some so you can test that out for yourself.
Wiping out bycatch before it wipes out more marine life
Researchers have found some nasty microbes in turtles off the coast of Mexico
Pictured: a turtle with a really cool shell.
Scientists test how tagging devices increase drag for marine animals.
And led to one of the first American science experiments.
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Look at his little fins!
Sea turtles know where they're going; drugged fish, not so much
Including a robot hugging a teddy bear
Plus, a detailed map of Pluto's surface
Happy Early World Ocean Day!
Plus, the Prince Nebula
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