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Manufactured rhino horns are criticized by conservation groups, but some economists think the conversation should stay open.

Olivia Trani, Contributor

Read on to learn about strange seashore phenomena, from cannibalistic shark embryos to worms whose butts become autonomous sex machines.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Married research duo harnesses acoustical tools to protect manatees from fatal boat collisions.

Olivia Trani, Contributor

Using computers to sift through the cacophony of seaside sounds could help conservationists save species.

Teresa L. Carey, Contributor

Scientists are inspired by a unique bird to help make fluids flow faster.

Karin Heineman, Executive Producer

Researchers examine 30-million-year-old whale fossils to uncover how these marine mammals ate before baleen.

Olivia Trani, Contributor

White-tailed deer mothers deposit their babies with female mule deer, which then defend the fawns from predators.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Concerned scientists look for “Harry Potter” effect to explain Indonesia’s new owl trade.

Olivia Trani, Contributor

Tube-lipped wrasses overcome coral's defenses with bizarre puckered lips.

Nala Rogers, Contributor

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