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On the trail of the South Pacific’s great humpbacks

By Olive Andrews

November 12, 2015
A team of whale researchers makes some exciting discoveries in a place never before surveyed for marine mammals.
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Under pressure, an ‘alien’ world reveals secrets — and warning signs

By Greg Stone, Ph.D.

July 6, 2015
Ocean scientist Greg Stone takes us 18,000 feet under the sea.
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On a Tiny Island, Searching for a Spitting Cobra

By David Emmett

May 22, 2015
A special CI series: A fascinating speck of an island off Timor-Leste has never been formally studied — until now.
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