- Scientists have found the only fish known to have eyes that face forward (like humans' eyes). It's also gelatinous, stripey, and has a mouth like Beaker the Muppet. Yep, pretty darn cute. (Be sure to watch the video.)
- Now this is a fish tale about a fish with a mighty tail. A biologist in Thailand nabbed the biggest freshwater fish caught with a rod, a giant stingray seven feet wide and seven feet long, with a ten-foot sting.
- How do you screw with a crocodile? Tape magnets to its head. That screws up their sense of direction, and hopefully keeps them from returning to the residential neighborhood they decided was "home."
- How did sex as we know it originate? A fossil showing a fish that had an umbilical cord and other indicators suggest it was more common in early jawed vertebrates than had been recognized.