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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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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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It's always 'shark week' for this William Paterson University team

NorthJersey.com - 25 Jul 2017
William Paterson University professor Martin Becker of Wayne is working with three undergraduate students this summer to compare teeth from a shark found in New Jersey with fossil teeth dating back millions of years. Becker holds teeth from goblin ...
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How science and technology can help save sharks

Environmental Defense Fund (blog) - 04 Aug 2017
This year, we were amazed by ultrasounds for pregnant hammerhead sharks and measuring a goblin shark's bite. The latest science and technology can also help fishermen seeking other species to avoid sharks, protecting them from a significant source of ...
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TV best bets with Kelsey Grammer, Rick Ross, Princess Diana

Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) - 23 Jul 2017
“Alien Sharks: Stranger Fins” 10 p.m. Discovery — Dr. Craig O'Connoll travels to the Bass Strait for sawsharks, while Victoria Elena Vasquez and Dr. David Ebert go into deep water in Tokyo Bay to find a goblin shark during Shark Week. “Diana, Our ...
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Ask Rufus: Highway 45 North to the Ocean

The Commercial Dispatch - 23 Jul 2017
The most common Cretaceous Shark's teeth found in northeast Mississippi are those of an extinct Goblin shark. On the left is a lower tooth while that on the right is an upper tooth. Photo by: Courtesy photo. Among the creatures that lived here 75 ...
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Shark Week : see alien sharks and sharks giving birth

Moviehole - 27 Jul 2017
You know the Great Whites, the Hammerheads and the Mako Sharks, but have you heard about the alien sharks? This episode on Discovery Channel's Shark Week explores the world of strange sharks, and in particular the Goblin shark in Tokyo Bay, and the ...
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Goblin Shark Gives a Lesson in Dismantling Your Face to Eat

Discover Magazine (blog) - 17 Aug 2016
The goblin shark is a weird deep-sea creature first discovered off the coast of Japan in 1898. It has a ghoulish appearance, thanks to jaws that can stretch well away from the rest of its head. Scientists have assumed the goblin shark uses this trick ...
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Unraveling the jaw-dropping goblin shark

Science Daily - 11 Aug 2016
Known as Mitsukuri sharks in Japan, goblin sharks are so called in Western nations due to their somewhat alarming appearance: a pinkish body lacking proper pigment, exposed teeth and protruding jaws. Until now, few details were known about the species.
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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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Ten Horrifying Deep Sea Creatures, Ranked

Gizmodo - 17 Apr 2017
The goblin shark is clearly a predator, but other than that, we're pretty much in the dark on its lifestyle. “They're a species we don't know much about at all,” Christopher Bird, a PhD Student in deep sea Shark ecology at the University of Southampton ...

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