marine wildlife

A new study has discovered a potential reason why whale sharks congregate in colossal numbers at just a handful of global locations.
Hammerhead shark
Science writer Liz Kalaugher analyses the unmistakable hammerhead shark.
Basking shark
BBC Wildlife contributor Cat Gordon from The Shark Trust talk about sharks around Britain. 
A yellow seahorse (Hippocampus kuda)
Marine biologist and photographer Matt Doggett answers your wild question.
Chinstrap penguins
The hugely popular natural history programme could bequeath a significant conservation legacy.
Microbeads are small pieces of plastic added to a variety of products
The tiny pieces of plastic are now prohibited from rinse-off products.
Damaged gorgonian corals on a reef off the coast of St. John, U.S. Virgin Island
Coral reef researchers are studying how this ecosystem recovers after recent storms.
When bad weather hits, dolphins lay low
Author and wildlife guide Jon Dunn explains how dolphins cope with stormy weather. 
Common whelk
Q&A editor Sarah McPherson uncovers the mystery of a common beach find. 
A leopard seal rests on an ice flow along the Antarctic Peninsula
Scientists are using drones to monitor and measure the Antarctic mammals.
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