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Rare Goblin Shark Caught in Gulf of Mexico

National Geographic - 05 May 2014
Moore caught the goblin shark at around 2,000 feet (610 meters) deep. That's on the shallower end of the average depth range for this species, Carlson says: They're usually found between 2,000 and 3,000 feet (610 and 914 meters) deep. That makes it one ...
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It's a Welshpool white-out!

mywelshpool - 02 Mar 2018
The rail service has been struck, while further afield, the road from Newtown to Llandrindod Wells was closed this morning. Both Welshpool Police Station and Welshpool Fire Station are warning people to only travel by car if absolutely necessary with ...
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'Alien' Shark with Goblin-Like Jaws Hauled Up from the Deep Sea

Live Science - 12 Jan 2018
Imagine this fearsome sight: an ink-black shark with gnarly, needle-like teeth; creepy, glass-like eyes; a glowing belly and a potentially extendable jaw. That's what scientists saw when they pulled up this rare creature, along with four of its pals ...
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Rarely seen viper dogfish caught in Taiwan

Earth Touch News - 10 Jan 2018
Viper dogfish (Trigonognathus kabeyai) are deep-sea dwellers: they have been found 360 metres (about 1000ft) below the surface, but it's possible that they may venture even deeper than this. Most previous catches have occurred at night, which likely ...
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Goblin shark video, Greenland shark news

EarthSky - 15 Aug 2016
Two pieces of shark news this week, the first related to a rare species of deep-sea shark called a goblin shark and the second related to Greenland sharks. You can see goblin sharks (Mitsukurina owstoni) in the unprecedented video above, used here by ...
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'Alien'-Like Sharks With Extendable Jaws Pulled From Deep Sea

National Geographic - 11 Jan 2018
台「外星怪魚」紅到海外 外媒鄉民嘖嘖稱奇 #대만 #台湾 #Taiwan #台灣 #vipershark #卡氏尖頷烏鯊 →→https://t.co/mEXxzlIWd4 pic.twitter.com/Eq0zbQJ1w5. — 台灣蘋果日報 Taiwan News (@TW_nextmedia) January 10, 2018. By Sarah Gibbens. PUBLISHED January 11, 2018 ...
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Shark on Seven Mile Beach: your best guesses

Illawarra Mercury - 25 Jul 2017
Shark on Seven Mile Beach: your best guesses. LEFT: The shark washed up near Gerroa recently. RIGHT: A goblin shark, one of the most popular species guesses. LEFT: The shark washed up near Gerroa recently. RIGHT: A goblin shark, one of the most popular ...
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'Alien' Monster Sharks Found Near Taiwan

The Epoch Times - 10 Jan 2018
Viper sharks only live in waters near Japan, Taiwan, and Hawaii, the institute wrote. The sharks were described as a new species in 1988 in a paper by Kenji Mochizuki and Fumio Ohe from the University of Tokyo, Aichi Prefecture Education Center. The ...
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80 Million-Year-Old Living Fossil, the Frilled Shark, Caught

Edgy Labs (blog) - 13 Nov 2017
Researchers working on a European-Union-sponsored project at the Institute for the Sea and Atmosphere off the Algarve coast in Portugal indeed caught a dinosaur-era shark, a rare frilled shark, aboard a trawler. Dubbed as a 'living fossil,' the ...
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Do Sharks Have Bones?

Science Trends - 05 Feb 2018
To me, one of the coolest things about a shark's anatomy is that their jaw isn't connected to their skull. Their jaw is supported by something called tesserae, which are blocks of calcium that provides incredible support but is still light and flexible ...
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The goblin shark has a slingshot mouth

New Atlas - 11 Aug 2016
The bizarre-looking goblin shark lives in the waters off the coast of Japan, at great depths where prey isn't always plentiful. It's also not a very fast swimmer. So, how does it manage to catch enough to eat? As scientists from Japan's Hokkaido ...
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This Is Why No One Should Fuck With Nature

BuzzFeed News - 04 Sep 2017
This super WTF goblin shark. DID YOU KNOW: The goblin shark's creepy long snout acts like a "metal detector Tap to play GIF · Share On facebook Share · Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin · Share On email Email; Share On copy Copy Link. i.imgur ...
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Rare Goblin Shark Snagged By Fisherman Off Florida Waters

NBCNews.com - 03 May 2014
It was the rarest — and “ugliest” — catch a Georgia shrimp captain said he's ever made. Captain Carl Moore was working about 10 miles off the coast of Key West, Fla., last month when he cast his net into gulf waters — and discovered a fearsome ...
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Sad New Deep Sea Shark Reminds Us We Can't All Be Great Whites

Gizmodo - 26 Jul 2017
The tiger shark patrols the seas alone at night, prepared to eat anything from a bird to a dolphin. The goblin shark live in the ocean's canyons and abysses, grabbing prey by surprise with its extendable jaws. A great white shark can grow as large as a ...
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Book features Mother Nature's toughest creatures

The Ellsworth American - 07 Feb 2018
BROOKLIN — Deep below the waves off the coast of Japan, a fish as old as the dinosaurs swims. The strange species has an unusual face, with a long snout, beady black eyes and jagged sharp teeth. With such a visage, it's no wonder they're called goblin ...

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