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Pills and x-rays

Posted on: July 24, 2017Posted in: 60 North Science Blog
Learn about how scientists measure animals' core body temperatures, and what can that information tell us about their reproduction, health, and feeding!
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Introducing our Summer Research Fellows!

Posted on: July 17, 2017Posted in: 60 North Science Blog
Meet the 2017 Research Fellows: where they came from and what they are working on here at the ASLC!
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Rare new footage of the Pacific sleeper shark suggests range extension

Posted on: July 13, 2017Posted in: 60 North Science Blog
Here is some rare video footage of a sleeper shark collected near the Solomon Islands by researchers from the University of Rhode Island via remote video cameras in an expedition supported by the National Geographic Society.
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Chiswell Chronicles: Week of June 26,2017

Posted on: June 30, 2017Posted in: 60 North Science Blog
As the pups grow older, females are starting to come and go from the island as they start foraging. This week meet Robbie, just back from a trip to sea.
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Chiswell Chronicles: Week of June 19, 2017

Posted on: June 23, 2017Posted in: 60 North Science Blog
This week we talk about what the males on the colony are getting up to, and highlight two females: Dee and Anita.
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