Behavior of the Basking shark
By: Carol H. Morgan
The basking shark, "cetorhinus maximus," are the world's second largest fish after the whale shark. The species is a coastal-pelagic shark, found world wide in temperate waters, though they prefer waters between (46 and 57 F). They get the name "basking shark" from one...
Eating habits of Great White sharks
By: Carol H. Morgan
The great white shark, Carcharodon carcharias, is considered an apex predator and is at the top of the oceanic food chain. Known for its predation the great white makes use of a great range of prey for its diverse diet. Its weight at up to...
By: Jonte Rhodes
The Greenland shark belongs to the same family as dogfish, and can be found in the deepest parts of the Atlantic. Reaching lengths of 6.5m it is also one of the largest predatory shark species in the world, as well as one of the...
Men having Babies
By: Fiona Mather
Yes, all men should be allowed to be pregnant and conceive babies! Shouldn't it be the other way round though? However, how many men would actually want to do this, if it were possible, which of-course it isn't. Men are not anatomically designed to be...
Physical characteristics of the Hammerhead shark
By: Carol H. Morgan
The hammerhead shark is probably the most recognizable fish in the ocean with many of its traits such as facial characteristics, size and behavior quite unique. Hammerhead sharks, "Sphyrna sphyrnidae," are aggressive predators found in warm waters along coastlines and continental shelves. This protected...
The use of fungi in making bread
By: Exception
YEAST! Does that sound familiar? Well that is a type of fungus.For bread making the particular type of yeast used is Saccharomyces cereveciae.S. cereveciae is said to have been recovered and used as a leveling agent for bread as far back as 2500BC...
By: Carol H. Morgan
The bull shark, carcharhinus leucas, is a shark common worldwide in warm shallow waters along coasts and rivers. The bull shark is known for its unpredictability, and often aggressive behavior. Scientists agree that since they are common in shallow waters, the bull shark is especially...
Should Men be Allowed to be Pregnant and Conceive Babies
By: Kent Kruse
Did you know that only a women passes on the mitochondria that we all have in our bodies. I'll bet that if a man did go through a pregnancy that the child would turn out someway detached from the world. I think that there is...
By: Carol H. Morgan
The goblin shark mitsukurina, owstoni, is a deep-sea shark that has a face that might give children nightmare. The head, of the goblin shark is extremely unorthodox as it is one of the most distinctive fish in the ocean. Very little is known about the...
By: Carol H. Morgan
The beluga whale, being named joingtly from "Delphinapterus" (meaning whale without fins) and "lecuas"(meaning white) is a pure white whale sometimes in fact sometimes referred to as simply the "White whale." There are only two members of the species, one being the "monodontidae,"...

 

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