Scientists watch a fish think
February 1, 2013, 11:28 a.m. by Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Researchers injected a genetically engined protein that lit up when neurons fired in the fish brains.
Tourists catch exciting video of 2 whales circling their boat
January 23, 2013, 1:09 p.m. by Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer
A group of ocean tourists off the coast of Hawaii got more than they paid for when they caught a video of 2 curious humpback whales brushing up against their inflatable raft.
Manatee Nebula? Celestial wonder looks just like the sea creature
January 21, 2013, 11:40 a.m. by Clara Moskowitz, SPACE.com
The National Radio Astronomy Observatory collaborated with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to confer the new nickname on the nebula.
500-million-year-old animal looked like a tulip
January 17, 2013, 4:04 p.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The flower-like creature lived a lifestyle fixed to one spot, filtering water through a ring of tentacles that surrounded its mouth.
Do crabs feel pain?
January 17, 2013, 3:40 p.m. by Joseph Castro, LiveScience
Crabs that are shocked in an area will learn to avoid that area, suggesting they will change their behavior to avoid a painful situation.
Russian team reaches buried Antarctic lake
January 14, 2013, 4:45 p.m. by Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet
The chemistry of the isolated water could provide a glimpse into Earth's past and primitive forms of life on Earth.
Protect the oceans: Don't flush that fish!
January 14, 2013, 2 p.m. by Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet
Aquarium species are some of the hardiest fish and plants in the world, and people who dump unwanted marine life are introducing tough, non-native species to waters.
Wood from land feeds deep sea life
January 14, 2013, 11:02 a.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
Decaying wood and animal carcasses may provide nutrients for a range of tiny and bizarre sea creatures.
Were killer whales trapped by climate change?
January 10, 2013, 3:58 p.m. by Marc Lallanilla, Life's Little Mysteries
Climate change gave the orcas access to a place they normally abandon before winter as they prefer to live and hunt in open seas.
Underwater robots hear 9 endangered whales
January 10, 2013, 11:37 a.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
The information the robots provided is essential for understanding the whale's behavior in the Gulf of Maine.
Thirsty koala seeks help from bikers in South Australia
4 ways exercise is good for your brain
Australian fires reveal ancient water system built long before the pyramids
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