This week's featured species looks like it was ripped out of the sci-fi classic Aliens! Meet the Viper Dogfish!
A team of researchers have released a study that aims to fill in the gaps in our knowledge about basking sharks (Cetorhinus maximus) in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Four sharks were tagged off the coast of California using pop-off satellite archival tags from 2010 to 2011. During this time, each shark's habitat use and geographic movement... Continue Reading →