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Top Ten Shark Myths Dispelled

Written by Blue Ocean Fellows, Demian Chapman and Debra Abercrombie, and by Carl Safina 1. THERE ARE JUST A FEW KINDS OF SHARKS AND THEY ARE ALL BIG. Fact: Shark species are quite diverse and have very different… Read More
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Chapman takes a DNA sample from a nearly 15-ft blunt nose six-gill shark in the Bahamas.

Restricted Supply, Tepid Demand: the New Recipe for Shark Fin Soup?

Dr. Chapman takes a DNA sample from a nearly 15-ft blunt nose six-gill shark in the Bahamas. Photo by Sean Williams, Cape Eleuthera Institute. Blog by Dr. Demian Chapman, shark geneticist and Blue Ocean Fellow: When I first started studying… Read More
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