Featured Species: Smooth Hammerhead (Sphyrna zygaena)

This week's featured species is known for its sleek and smooth cephalofoil. Meet the Smooth Hammerhead!

Featured Species: Winghead Shark (Eusphyra blochii)

This week's featured species is a species of hammerhead whose cephalofoil is so wide it is nearly half the length of its body! Meet the wonderfully weird Winghead Shark!

Featured Species: Scalloped Hammerhead (Sphyrna lewini)

Take a dive among a bizarre shark known to congregate in massive schools. Meet the Scalloped Hammerhead (Sphyrna lewini).

Featured Species Friday: Bonnethead Shark (Sphyrna tiburo)

This week's Featured Species, the bonnethead shark, was recently revealed to be the first known omnivorous shark species.

A Shark with an Omnivorous Diet? New Study Reveals First Known Omnivorous Shark Species

A new study reveals the first known species of omnivorous shark! What implications could this have on our perception of sharks?

Featured Species: Broadnose Sevengill Shark (Notorynchus cepedianus)

Sharks have been around for 450 million years, but they haven't always looked as they do now. This week's Featured Species highlights one of the earliest modern shark forms to be found in the fossil record: the Broadnose Sevengill Shark.

Featured Species Friday: Great Hammerhead (Sphyrna mokarran)

This week's Featured Species is the greatest of all the hammerheads: The Great Hammerhead. Find out all about this incredibly unique species and how they have evolved to use their incredible head shape to hunt their favorite prey!

Habitat Destruction: Terrestrial Runoff

Part 3 in an 8 Part Series: Explore how human development in coastal regions leads to increased terrestrial runoff, which can have detrimental effects for sharks and rays.

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