Gloria Dickie

Galapagos Popular Pit Stop for Pregnant Whale Sharks

By Gloria Dickie, Turtle Island Restoration Network Intern With 13 major islands and over 100 rocky islets, the Galapagos Islands are a dream destination for many adventurous travelers, but their popularity isn’t limited to the scuba diving crowd. A new study ...

Two-Headed Dolphin Is Super Rare

A dead two-headed dolphin that washed ashore in Turkey earlier this week has made waves across the Internet.  Is a two-headed dolphin really being examined in Turkey? http://t.co/kSWNQrorTF pic.twitter.com/mctAHzLIt7 — The Independent (@Independent) August 13, 2014 The ...

5 Animals That Can Take the Extreme Heat—and Cold

It’s the ultimate deep freeze: Wood frogs in Alaska have set a record for cold endurance, staying as frozen as your microwave dinner for nearly seven months, a new study says. Scientists at the University of Alaska Fairbanks discovered ...