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Rising Temperatures and the Elimination of Male Turtles

By | January 10, 2018

The near-complete feminization of northern Great Barrier Reef sea turtles has been blamed on climate change.

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Image of the Day: Boxes of Turtles

By | July 5, 2017

Warm hues of yellow, gold, and orange form unique, colorful patterns on each Eastern box turtle’s carapace.

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Image of the Day: Snapper Still Life

By | May 18, 2017

An eastern snapping turtle (Chelydra serpentina), known for its formidable jaw, sits motionlessly. 

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Turtle Magnetism

By | January 19, 2015

Loggerhead sea turtles use the Earth’s magnetic fields to find their way home.

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Tracking Troubles

By | November 1, 2013

Researchers show that tagging marine animals could disrupt their ability to live normal lives.

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Behavior Brief

By | July 8, 2013

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Genome Digest

By | May 7, 2013

What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes

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Behavior Brief

By | November 7, 2012

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Dolled-Up Turtles

By | November 1, 2012

Borrowing techniques from nail and hair salons, researchers have devised a method to tag small, previously untrackable sea turtles.

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Turtles and Fingertips

By | November 1, 2012

Beauty salon technologies help researchers tag and follow young sea turtles like never before.

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