A youthful great white shark has surfaced off New Jersey’s coast. Finn — a young, roughly 12-foot, 80-pound female great white — surfaced off the coast of Belmar and Asbury Park on Tuesday at 8:34 a.m., according to a real-time GPS tracker monitored by OCEARCH, a nonprofit group which researches great whites. Finn — tagged by… Continue reading “Meet Finn, the latest great white shark being tracked off Jersey Shore”
Originally posted 2017-09-06 15:32:19.
First, Bao Bao and Bei Bei the pandas made a splash at the National Zoo in Washington. Then, April the Giraffe wowed fans at a game park in New York. Now, meet Fiona the baby hippo, the pride and joy of Cincinnati. Across America, zoos and animal parks are looking for the next internet sensation –… Continue reading “Fiona the baby hippo, or how animals go viral”
Originally posted 2017-08-29 19:48:43.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3yG_sfow11Q Barring a dedicated submersible, the deepest below the ocean’s surface any human has gone is 1,752 feet (534 m), a record held by French divers at the Compagnie Maritime d’Expertises. Marine creatures can be found of course far deeper than that, some even in the darkest and coldest recesses of the bottom of the ocean… Continue reading “World’s deepest living fish is the ghostly snailfish. It was spotted 8,178 meters down the Mariana Trench”
Originally posted 2017-08-29 00:12:57.
Cats and rats may not seem like the ideal partners, but these little critters are the best of buds – despite their obvious differences. The Brooklyn Cat Café has enlisted the special help of two rats named Remy and Emile. The rats have a very special job: to befriend and care for orphaned kittens.… Continue reading “Fearless Rats Are Caring for Orphan Kittens at This Loving Cat Cafe”
Originally posted 2017-07-16 08:22:39.