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Soundings
Researchers create new camera to study glowing sharkswhether they can actually see this fishy glow or what purpose this trait serves
Researchers create new camera to study glowing sharks
Soundings / Posted yesterday
whether they can actually see this fishy glow or what purpose this trait serves. To find out, John Sparks, a curator of ichthyology at the American Museum of Natural History, his colleague David Gruber and others examined the eyes of two... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Studyon biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Study
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
on biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional explanation for fluorescence in fishes," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Studyon biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Study
NBC Connecticut / Posted 3 days ago
on biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional explanation for fluorescence in fishes," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Studyon biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Study
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
on biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional explanation for fluorescence in fishes," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the... Read more
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NBC New York
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Studyon biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Study
NBC New York / Posted 3 days ago
on biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional explanation for fluorescence in fishes," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Studyon biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Study
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
on biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional explanation for fluorescence in fishes," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the... Read more
39 related stories
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NBC Washington
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Studyon biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Study
NBC Washington / Posted 3 days ago
on biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional explanation for fluorescence in fishes," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the... Read more
39 related stories
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NBC Bay Area
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Studyon biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Study
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
on biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional explanation for fluorescence in fishes," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the... Read more
39 related stories
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NBC Miami
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Studyon biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Study
NBC Miami / Posted 3 days ago
on biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional explanation for fluorescence in fishes," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the... Read more
39 related stories
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NBC Los Angeles
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glowon biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional
'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
on biofluorescence to show this connection, and a big step toward a functional explanation for fluorescence in fishes," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the... Read more
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redOrbit
Sharks use biofluorescence to find each other, study showssee by members of the same species," said John Sparks, a curator in the America
Sharks use biofluorescence to find each other, study shows
redOrbit / Posted 6 days ago
see by members of the same species," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the paper. "This is one of the first papers on biofluorescence to show a connection between... Read more
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express
Incredible sharks that GLOW in the dark like Christmas Treessee by members of the same species,” said John Sparks, a curator in the America
Incredible sharks that GLOW in the dark like Christmas Trees
express / Posted 8 days ago
see by members of the same species,” said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author of the paper published in the journal Scientific Reports. “This is one of the first papers on... Read more
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PhysOrg
Patterns of glowing sharks get clearer with depthsee by members of the same species," said John Sparks, a curator in the America
Patterns of glowing sharks get clearer with depth
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
see by members of the same species," said John Sparks, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Ichthyology and a co-author on the paper. "This is one of the first papers on biofluorescence to show a connection between... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Mystery fish identified as Striate Anglerfishthe fish experts at the Australian Museum in an attempt to solve the mystery.
Mystery fish identified as Striate Anglerfish
Kiama Independent / Posted 21 days ago
the fish experts at the Australian Museum in an attempt to solve the mystery. Amanda Hay, research assistant in the Ichthyology department said the fish was the very charismatic Striate Anglerfish, Antennarius striatus. Anglerfishes include... Read more

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