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Six of the Weirdest Sharks in the Ocean

<i>We scuba divers don’t need an introduction to great white, hammerhead and whale sharks. But of the more than 500 species of sharks in the ocean, here</i> …

Nature

Mesmerizing white humpback whale spotted off the coast of Australia

<i>Jump, Migaloo!</i> In recent months, we’ve seen photographs of white giraffes and even a white moose. Now, footage has emerged of a rare white humpback …

California just got sued for letting its humpback whales die off

Before we embark, we’re warned: there may be no whales. Humpbacks don’t contract with the Santa Cruz sailors who take tourists out in California’s Monterey Bay, and every voyage is a crapshoot.<p>Still, we’ve got information and tools, a 50-foot motorized vessel with an underwater “fish finder” that …

Humpback Whales

'Our Ocean' conference tackling plastic waste and other threats to our seas

In Malta, experts from around the world have come together at an EU-hosted conference to seek measures to protect our oceans. The conference's aim is …

Conservation

That Giant Antarctic Iceberg Just Revealed an Ecosystem Hidden For Thousands of Years

"A fantastic, unknown area for scientific research."<p>When a vast trillion-tonne chunk of ice the size of Delaware broke free from Antarctica in July, …