Superpowered kissing octopus unveiled for the first time
March 6, 2013, 12:50 p.m. by Tia Ghose, LIveScience
Larger Pacific Striped Octopuses not only have color and shape changing abilities, they mate by pressing their beaks and suckers together.
100 million sharks killed each year, study finds
March 4, 2013, 9:31 a.m. by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
Sharks have slow reproductive and growth rates, making it difficult for them to bounce back from losses in their population.
Clownfish wiggles do an anemone good
February 28, 2013, 4:35 p.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The two sea animals benefit each other, with anemones providing clownfish shelter and clownfish helping the anemones to breathe.
Alarming decline of leatherback turtles continues
February 28, 2013, 9:39 a.m. by Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet
Environmental changes and human interference are the two top reasons for the turtles being at risk for extinction.
500-million-year-old sea monster had limbs under its head
February 27, 2013, 3:50 p.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
These primeval creatures probably spent most of their days crawling across the seabed trawling for food and may have also been able to swim short distances.
Why some fish migrate while others don't
February 27, 2013, 11:22 a.m. by Joseph Castro, LiveScience
Most animals migrate for a change of scenery or climate; the common roach migrates to save itself from being eaten by birds
James Cameron's deep sea dive video uncovers new species
February 25, 2013, 4:59 p.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
A video taken during James Cameron's dive to the deepest point in the world has unearthed a new species of sea cucumber.
NOAA program could help protect whales
February 25, 2013, 1:50 p.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
WhaleWatch will follow water depth, plankton productivity and other variables to determine where whales are most likely to be found.
Expedition explores world's deepest hydrothermal vents
February 22, 2013, 10:45 a.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
Previous studies have already revealed several species new to science, and a second go-around will likely do the same.
Monster goldfish found in Lake Tahoe
February 22, 2013, 9:50 a.m. by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The gigantic goldfish are likely the result of aquarium owners flushing their fish and the fish ending up in other water sources.
Australian fires reveal ancient water system built long before the pyramids
Knitted anatomy kits offer cruelty-free dissections
Newly discovered underwater volcanic range is teeming with bizarre, tiny fanged fish
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Time-lapse captures bizarre beauty of Norway's floating islands
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