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Researchers wonder if great white sharks are looking for love in Nova Scotia waters

She is 900 kilograms, has her own Twitter feed and may be cruising East Coast waters in a dizzying, long-distance quest for love.

Lydia, the aptly named “rock-star” of the great white shark world, and her smaller sidekick Betsy are being tracked off the coast of Nova Scotia in an expansive journey that researchers hope might answer a question that has bedevilled them for years – where do the apex predators go to mate? 726 more words

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Stranded

Sadly this weekend a great white became stranded on Nauset Beach, in my hometown in Orleans. Although a passerby found the 12-foot-long creature in distress, by the time Greg Skomal and members of the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy arrived the creature had died. 251 more words

Ocean Conservation

Stranded great white shark measuring 3.5-metres long dies on Cape Cod beach

Great white #shark dies after stranding on Nauset Beach in Orleans. The 1st shark stranding on #CapeCod this year https://t.co/k0VPd6BFuh pic.twitter.com/jMexsJh8ES

— Cape Cod Times (@capecodtimes) …

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Fierce, Yet Vulnerable

Who has not experienced the pain of stepping barefoot on a Lego piece?

Here is a somewhat silly twist on that theme, thanks to Tami in my office.

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Great White Sharks

Horrifying video shows great white shark break into steel cage with diver inside

In a video that I will lose sleep over, a great white shark off Guadalupe Island somehow forces its way into a steel cage that has a diver inside, thrashes about madly, and then manages to get out of the top of a cage. 245 more words

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