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Brown boobies are certainly out of place here in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. These large seabirds typically inh...
Present-day scientists use “indicator species” for a similar purpose: These organisms—whether plants or animals—prov...
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Circadian rhythms are 24-hour cycles of physical, mental and behavioral changes, guided by the sun. They influence s...
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With a wingspan reaching up to 11 feet 6 inches, the wandering albatross holds the record for largest wingspan of a...
The first thing you notice is a set of bright-blue bulbous lips. A stark-white roving eye wanders into view before your focus shifts to the ...
Did you know? Not only is the bog turtle one of Maryland’s tiniest turtles, it’s also one of the smallest turtles in the world! ...
Today, these fish-eating raptors are considered to be one of the Chesapeake Bay’s most iconic creatures, easily spotted between March ...
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Prior to this discovery, many scientists had adopted the popular theory that the great white evolved from the 50-f...
Did you know? Flounder have chromatophores, specialized cells in their skin that allow the animals to perfectly match its surroundings!
Most Marylanders didn’t know what to think when the ground started shaking on August 23, 2011, the result of a 5.8-magnitude earthquak...