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Smallest fish discovered is at Risk of Extinction

The 7.9mm long¬†Paedocypris progenetica lives in the acid water (pH 3) of peat swamp in tropical forests. It is world’s smallest vertebrate, it has no skull and it is transparent ! This specie is however at high risk of extinction … Continue reading

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Removal of life hosting oil platform is discussed

An abandoned oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico has been hosting a vast marine life between its four “legs” in a while now. This platform is located in a federally designated underwater area protected by the¬†National Oceanic and Atmospheric … Continue reading

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