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LED-lit fishing nets save sea turtles from getting caught

Sometimes, it's the simplest tech that makes the biggest difference. University of Exeter researchers have crafted fishing nets with evenly distributed green LED lights (one every 33 feet) that warn sea turtles away without spooking fish. While scientists have yet to nail the exact reason the …

Sea Turtles

Kayakers rescue sea turtle trapped with fish netting around its neck

Video captured off the coast of Gran Canaria shows kayakers rescuing a sea turtle which had become trapped in fish netting<p>Video has emerged of kayakers coming to the rescue of a sea turtle off the coast of Gran Canaria.<p>In the video, various bits of polystyrene are seen floating in the water near to …

The Sea Turtle Hospital

In the Florida Keys, the Turtle Hospital is fighting to save the dwindling population of American sea turtles. The hospital, which works to rehabilitate sick and injured sea turtles, treats human-caused conditions like flipper amputations, shell damage from boat collisions, and intestinal issues …

Green sea turtles are no longer endangered in Florida and Mexico

Decades of conservation efforts have paid off for green sea turtles in Florida and Mexico. In the late 1970s, populations dwindled due to heavy …

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What Happens When You Strap a Camera to a Sea Turtle's Shell

Using a camera strapped to the creature, scientists reveal for the first time the intricacies of how the sea giant hunts.<p>Submerged in murky seawater, a grey leatherback turtle homes in on its spineless prey, a pink jellyfish drifting through the dark green abyss. The giant turtle glides toward the …

Zoology

Watch: sea turtle rescued from fishing net

A video has emerged of a sea turtle which is rescued from a fishing net.<p>The sea turtle was trapped in the net on a beach where several people worked hard to try and set it free.<p>After several minutes of cutting the net - the sea turtle was set free.<p>In the video, you can see the large sea turtle …

Couple is sentenced to six months in prison for smuggling sea turtle eggs from Mexico

A Southern California couple has been sentenced to six months in prison for smuggling more than 900 endangered sea turtle eggs into the United States from Mexico, the U.S. attorney's office said.<p>Jose and Olga Jimenez pleaded guilty Feb. 19 to charges of conspiracy, smuggling and unlawful …

Florida Power Plant Has Sucked In Over 4,100 Sea Turtles in the Past Decade

Over the past decade, over 4,100 sea turtles — averaging to more than a turtle a day — have been sucked into the St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant on …

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Sea Turtle

Saving the Leatherback Turtles in Costa Rica - Endangered Wildlife Trust

Action Project PSA-Sea Turtle Endangerment

Endanger Turtle Rescue

Why Are Sea Turtles Endangered?

Endangered Leatherback Sea Turtles Threatened by Plastics

Old video sheds new light on plight of endangered sea turtle

Pusion de Vie

Green Sea Turtle, Bonaire

Endangered Ocean: Sea Turtles

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Turn your Instagram pictures into tattoos

You've carefully curated your Instagram feed, capturing the perfect photos of your cat and mid-morning snack and applying exactly the right filters to make them pop. You're proud of your feed, so why not take the next logical step and tattoo your Instagram pictures on your body for all the world to …

Tattoos

Sure, Why Not?: Practice Tattoo Drawings In A Book Full Of Pictures Of Body Parts

This is the Tattoo Drawing Notebook available from SUCK UK. It's a 100 page book full of pictures of body parts for you to practice drawing tattoo …

All The Details Behind FKA twigs’ Stunning Back Tattoo At The Met Gala

Back, back, back it up<p>When red carpet events come to town, FKA twigs always shows up and steals the show before it has even begun. With Robert Pattinson by her side, the English singer-songwriter and dancer looked ethereal in a Atelier Versace nude slip gown at the Met Gala last night. (After …

Delicate botanical tattoos are perfect for people who forget to water real plants

Unlike your poor, dead succulent, a botanical tattoo will never wilt.<p>Ukrainian illustrator and tattoo artist Rita Zolotukhina bases many of her …

A Way-Too-Extensive Guide to Miley Cyrus' Tattoos

How many tattoos does Cyrus have? The limit does not exist. But we attemped to round them all up.<p><b>HER ARM TATS</b><br>Dotting Cyrus’ arm is an array of …

Stop telling me my tattoos will look bad when I'm old — I'm going to get them, anyway

If you’re a woman planning on getting a tattoo, you’ve heard this oh-so-unique concern from the anti-tattoo folks of the world: “But what happens …

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You Need to See These Weird New Tattoos That Are Trending on Instagram

Your grandmother may still sigh and shake her head over tattoos, but nowadays she's pretty much the only one. Models, actors, lawyers—everybody is jumping on the tattoo train, and as a result, everybody is constantly looking for the newest, coolest tattoo craze. Enter Rita "Rit Kit" Zolotukhina, …

Tattoos