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Full Show Friday | Phil & Phriends Featuring Trey & Page

The <b>Phish</b> and <b>Grateful Dead</b> worlds came together in a big way from April 15 -17, 1999; when Phil Lesh returned from his liver transplant to front a …

Rock Music

Below the Line with a science enthusiast WelshmanEC2: 'People who get things wrong make me angry!'

Meet the Guardian’s science commenters: this week it’s physics, astronomy and evolution enthusiast WelshmanEC2<p><i>BTL (below the line) is a weekly profile of a particularly delightful, prolific or controversial member of our vibrant comment community. This week, we’re featuring another commenter from</i> …

Big Fish Stories Getting Littler

They came, they fished, then snap! They posed. Right in front of their Big Catch — and thereby hangs a tale.<p>For generations, tour boats have been collecting fishing enthusiasts in Key West, Fla.: taking them for a day of deep sea casting; providing them rods, bait, companionship; and then, when the …

No Fish Tale: Salmon Born With Built-in GPS to Guide Migration

Without any prior migration experience, juvenile Chinook salmon can find their way to ancestral feeding grounds by using the Earth's magnetic field and an inherited internal map, according to a new study. Lots of migratory animalsuse the Earth's magnetic field to orient themselves during …

Magnetism

Study Finds There Are Literally More Fish in the Sea

When the phrase “there are plenty more fish in the sea” is employed, it’s usually to serve as a balm after a relationship goes sour. But in this case, we mean literal fish.<p>Image source: Bruno de Giusti/Wikimedia<p>A new study from researchers with the Malaspina Expedition, managed by the Spanish …

Fishing restrictions largely obeyed at marine sanctuaries

Compliance with restrictions on fishing at marine sanctuaries off the coast of Southern California appears to be high two years after the reserves were created.<p>The Marine Protected Areas bar or limit fishing in 50 zones spanning 15% of state waters from Santa Barbara County to the Mexican border. …

Warmer seas 'are making fish smaller'

A decline in the size of some species of fish in the North Sea could be due to a rise in water temperatures, according to research.<p>Scientists found that the maximum length of haddock, whiting, herring, Norway pout, plaice and sole decreased by as much as 29% over a 38-year period when temperatures …

Through The Years | The Allman Brothers Band In The '70s

Earlier today we posted about Gregg Allman’s revelation that the Allman Brothers Band are calling it a career at the end of 2014. The Allmans have …

Allman Brothers Band

Warren Buffett always wanted to buy the Redskins

Warren Buffett said that he's always dreamed of buying the Redskins. So, um, what's stopping him?<p>Warren Buffett is a pretty rich dude. Rich enough, …

Full Show Friday | Traffic In Santa Monica 1972

For our money, the best era of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame act <b>Traffic’s</b> legendary career took place in the early ’70s. At the time Traffic was made up …

First Land-Walking Fish Looks Like It Had 'All-Wheel Drive'

A creature that lived 375 million years ago and is thought to have been the first fish to have made the transition to land sported large pelvic bones in addition to its leg-like front fins, new research shows, suggesting that it was a more efficient walker than previously thought.<p><i>Tiktaalik roseae</i>, …

Shark Species Thought to Be Extinct Turns Up in Fish Market

When scouting for extremely rare species probably the last place you’d think to check would be “the store.”<p>And yet it was at a store of sorts–a public fish market in Kuwait to be exact–where marine researchers rediscovered the smoothtooth blacktip shark (<i>Carcharhinus leiodon)</i> in 2008. The species …

Triton Scuba Mask Transforms Divers into Human Fish

South Korean designer Jeabyun Yeon just unveiled a conceptual scuba mask that would allow divers to breathe underwater without air tanks. The mask, …

How To Conduct A Fish Census From Just A Glass Of Ocean Water

A method to survey the "DNA soup" of water. Don't think about this next time you swim.<p>There are many fish in the sea, as many a jilted lover has been told for non-marine-biological reasons, but what kinds, and how many? To answer those questions to date, scientists have relied on physical counts, …

New group seeks to save near-lawless oceans from over-fishing

* Global Ocean Commission to give advice in 2014<p>* Over-fishing, climate change among threats to high seas<p>By Environment Correspondent Alister Doyle<p>OSLO, Feb 11 (Reuters) - The high seas that cover almost half the Earth’s surface are a treasure trove with little legal protection from growing threats …