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Why Manta Rays Swim in Mesmerizing Circles

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Even though these huge fish are 12 feet across, the social behavior of the reef manta ray has generally remained secretive—until now. In rare drone footage captured off the coast ...

Meet the Man Who Has Spent 10,000 Hours Underwater

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This story appears in the July 2017 issue of National Geographic magazine. Photographer Brian Skerry, who has spent more than 10,000 hours underwater exploring the world’s oceans with a camera,

The New Technology That Promises to Blow up Illegal Fishing

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Hundreds of thousands of fishing vessels. Millions of square miles of ocean. Billions of radio transmissions. The constant stream of data can overwhelm even the most dedicated fisheries managers trying ...

We can’t turn our backs on the ocean

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My first memory of the sea is from when I was about 5 years old. I was completely amazed by its immensity, the strength of its waves and how nice ...

Rare Video Captures Never-Before-Seen Whale Behavior

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Balanced precariously on a dinghy in the churning ocean off South Africa, biologist Paolo Segre had a challenging task: Attach a hamburger-size video camera to a 60-ton humpback whale. Not ...