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August 15, 2013


fish in an aquarium

What Are “Fish Lifts?”

We've heard that there's been some success with fish ladders and elevators in places such as the Columbia River.

August 5, 2013


dolphin jumping in the water

Marine Animals Have Interesting Sleeping Habits

Marine mammals don't sleep for a solid 8 hours a night, the way we do.

June 13, 2013


school of fish

Fish Are Getting High On Drugs

Did you know that low concentrations of drug residue survive sewage plants and end up in water downstream from wastewater facilities?

December 27, 2012


A goldfish swims through a fish bowl

Do Fish Drink?

Fish live in water, but do they drink it?

September 3, 2012


zebra fish's face

Fear Smells Like Sugar

Fear smells like sugar. At least that's the case for zebra fish.

August 23, 2012


Female Anthias fish

Sex Changes In Nature: Yes, It Does Happen!

Females can activate their testes and deactivate their ovaries.

January 23, 2012


a cat bats its paw at a toy frog

A Cat “Flips Out”

Do cats' movements when they play with toys reflect how they would hunt in the wild?

January 4, 2012


Siamese fighting fish in a small bowl

Airhead Fish

Find out which fish will survive best in your little fishbowl!

November 3, 2011


orange fish swimming

Can Fish Hear?

Fish don't appear to have ears. So how do fish hear?

October 3, 2011


plastic fish in water

What Is The Great Pacific Garbage Patch?

Fish have been eating plastic in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. This has scientists concerned about long term effects on the environment.

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