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Amazing Arapaima: Photos of the Amazon's Biggest Fish

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http://feedproxy.google.com — The arapaima is the largest fish in the Amazon River basin. These incredible freshwater fish can measure 10 feet (3 meters) long and weigh more than 400 pounds (180 kilograms). Read More
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The Maldives and the whale shark: World's biggest fish adds value to paradise

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — They are the largest fish in the world but the impact of this majestic and charismatic animal on the economy of the island nation of the Maldives was largely unknown. A new study reveals that a small group of whale sharks in a single Maldivian Atoll accounts for nearly 3 percent of the global shark ecotourism and nearly half that of the Maldives'. Read More
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Survey Ranks U.S. as Biggest Climate Change Denier

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http://www.enn.com — This may confirm suspicions that many of us have already had. Besides leading the world in consumer debt and military spending, the U.S. can now add climate denial to that list. That is, according to a Global Trends survey by the U.K.-based market research firm Ipsos MORI. The study polled 16,000 people in 20 leading countries on eight different topics, including the environment. Not only was the Read More
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World's Biggest Laser Blasts Diamond to Simulate Planet Cores

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http://feedproxy.google.com — The biggest laser in the world was used to crush a diamond, offering insights into how the hardest known material behaves when it is exposed to extremely high pressures. The experiment could also reveal new clues about the cores of giant planets. Read More
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World's Biggest Fish Seek New Home

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Whale sharks -- the world's largest fish -- are appearing more frequently near the Azores islands, due to climate change, a new study finds. Read More
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Jaguar Facts: Biggest Cat in Americas

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Jaguars are large cats that can be found in North, Central and South America. They are identified by their yellow or orange coats, dark spots and short legs. Read More
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Lab-Grown Meat's Cost Could Be Biggest Turn-Off

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Imagine a day when hamburgers grown from stem cells in a factory provide enough meat for an entire village. Such a future is within reach, some experts say. Read More
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Are humans Earth's biggest enemy? Debate over whether we have destroyed the planet since mankind's birth rages at conference