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Brazil dolphin is first new river species since 1918

<b>Scientists in Brazil have discovered the first new river dolphin species since the end of World War One.</b><p>Named after the Araguaia river where it was found, the species is only the fifth known of its kind in the world.<p>Writing in the journal Plos One, the researchers say it separated from other South …

Zoology

Shrimp Fishing Banned In Gulf Of Maine For 2014 Due To Overfishing, Warming Oceans

Shrimp populations in northern New England have declined so quickly that a regulatory agency has banned all shrimp fishing for the 2014 season in order to allow the small crustaceans to replenish themselves. The sharp fall-off in shrimp stock is due to overfishing and worsening environmental …

South Florida lauded for sea-rise response

President Obama's top environmental advisers lauded South Florida for racing ahead of other regions of the United States in preparing for high sea …

Informational meeting for spring break science trip to Baja

Explore marine diversity in turquoise waters. Camp on a remote island. Snorkel with sea lions, sea stars and tropical fish.<p>Calaveras County high …

High School

Sharks in Acidic Waters Avoid Smell of Food

Newswise — The increasing acidification of ocean waters caused by rising atmospheric carbon dioxide levels could rob sharks of their ability to sense …

National Science Foundation