Grey Nurse Sharks

Sharks longer in the tooth than we thought

A James Cook University researcher has found that sharks and rays live a lot longer than we thought – some twice as long as previously estimated. Dr Alastair Harry looked at 53 different populations of sharks and rays that...

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Fish & Oil: A Slippery Affair

A world-first study has found that petroleum-based oil, even in small amounts, causes coral reef fish to engage in risky behaviours, endangering both their lives and the health of the reefs around them. Just as one too many cocktails...

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