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Fishing for Our Future With Lures From the Past

Changing Planet<p>As island people and Worldwide Voyage sailors, we have a close relationship with food from the sea. Along with being a healthy source of lean protein, fish caught on the Hōkūleʻa and Hikinalia canoes is one of the most low-impact food sources we can utilize because, unlike other …

'Omaha, oh yeah!' The greatest Peyton Manning tribute. Ever.

Can't get enough Peyton Manning? Neither can we.<p>We bask in the glory of the wobbly passes as much as we do the ageless greatness, the oversized …

L.A. mayor says it’s “highly likely” NFL arrives in next year

Getty Images<p>As we mentioned earlier this week, the NFL-to-Los Angeles train is gaining steam, with the likelihood that a team arrives in the next 12 …

Gar Spotted in the Windy City: First Occurrence of the Primitive Fish

Wildlife<p><i>Guest post by</i><i>Solomon David</i><i>,</i> <i>postdoctoral research associate, Shedd Aquarium</i><p>Last week, when colleague Phil Willink showed me photos sent to him by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) I was excited by what I saw; an elongate fish with a toothy snout, like an alligator with fins …

Cam Newton Repeats the Same Answer for Every Question Media Throws at Him

Link to Media<p>Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton took a lesson out of Rasheed Wallace's book Wednesday, a few days before his team takes on the Detroit Lions on Sunday.<p>Reporters had multiple questions for Newton, who missed Week 1 with a rib injury.<p>However, Newton provided the following …

Football (U.S.)

Who's Buried in Largest Tomb in Northern Greece? New Finds Raise Intrigue

A relative of Alexander the Great may lie in the 2,300-year-old burial site.<p>Fans of ancient history are laying bets on who was buried in the dark heart of a massive marble-walled tomb that is slowly coming to light in northern Greece.<p>Dating to the tumultuous years surrounding the death of Alexander …

Archaeologists Discover Two Long Lost Ancient Maya Cities in Jungle of Mexico

In an amazing new discovery in the jungles of Mexico, archaeologists have uncovered two ancient Mayan cities, including ruined pyramid temples, …

Wacky Worm Fishing for Bass

Wide Gap Hook and Jig Wacky Rigs<p>Many new bass anglers are constantly on the look-out for different bass fishing lures and methods for rigging them. …

Fishing

Mako Shark Madness

Wildlife<p>In honor of Shark Week, for the next few days I am going to be posting some cool facts and photos of the sharks I have had the pleasure of swimming with.<p>Check out the Shortfin Mako Shark (<i>Isurus oxyrinchus</i>), one of the fastest fish in the ocean.<p><b>Shortfin Mako facts at a glance (Shark Facts</b> …

Free Diving World Record Will Soon Be Pushed to 1,000 Feet, Author Says

James Nestor says diving the ocean shows how much we can learn about our planet and its inhabitants—including us.<p>When James Nestor first witnessed free diving, he nearly threw up. Then he got hooked. He learned to hold his breath for four minutes, hung out with a “shark whisperer,” and even …

New Flying Reptile Found in "Unprecedented" Pterosaur Boneyard

Forty-seven pterosaur skeletons unearthed at Brazilian site, study says.<p>Nearly 50 skeletons of a new species of ancient flying reptile have been unearthed in southern Brazil, an "absolutely unprecedented" discovery, one expert says.<p>Varying ages of the newfound species, dubbed <i>Caiuajara dobruskii</i>, …

Commemorating A Milestone in Ocean Exploration

Wildlife<p>As American radio listeners from Boston to Birmingham listened live, the New York Zoological Society’s William Beebe announced that “a school of brilliantly illuminated jellyfish with pale green lights came within three feet of [our] window. I have never seen such brilliant light.” At 1,500 …