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Sharks are carnivores – meat eaters. They’re definitely not vegetarians. But according to a new study, there’s a shark that eats both meat and veggies. Bonnethead sharks, a smaller cousin to the hammerhead, gobble up sea creatures and seagrass. Researchers believe that the bonnethead gets up to 60 percent of…
Marine ecosystems may be tougher than we think. A survey questioned researchers who had documented the negative effects of climate change to marine ecosystems such as coral reefs and kelp forests. But most of those researchers also noted instances of resilience. For example, in western Australia, a coral reef lost…
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Science Daily Marine Biology News
Marine Biology News -- ScienceDaily
Marine Biology News. Read scientific research on marine animals and their aquatic habitats. From plankton to whales, you will find it all here.
Ocean Floor Features
Video: Coral Gardens Off of Cayman Islands
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Explore a coral reef in the Cayman Islands, a small group of islands in the Caribbean Sea.
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