March 20, 2019, No comments

The Southern Washington/ Northern Oregon Marine Mammal Stranding Network is used to getting strange calls at all hours. A few nights ago, around 6 p.m., volunteers fielded a call about […]

Thursday Turtles: 1,500 exotic turtles and tortoises found duct-taped inside luggage in Manila

March 7, 2019, No comments

Customs officials in Manila have seized 1,529 live exotic turtles found inside the luggage of a passenger arriving in the Phillippines from Hong Kong. ...

Thursday Turtles: Oldest case of bone cancer found in 240 million year old turtle shell

February 14, 2019, No comments

Turtles didn’t always have shells and during the Triassic period, about 240 million years ago, a shell-like turtle has been found with bone canc ...

Fish Friday: Fish oil won’t help cure asthma, study finds

January 25, 2019, No comments

Omega-3 fatty acid, the supplement derived from fish oil, had been considered a natural substance that could alleviate many chronic ailments. But a ne ...