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  • Strange fossils

    In my latest story for National Geographic News I introduce the world to the first found fossil of a pygmy pipehorse. These wierd-looking animals are close relatives of seahorses and look something like a cross between a seahorse and a pipefish

  • Glow in the dark sharks

    In National Geographic News I report on sharks that glow in the dark.

  • The whale who learned to talk

    This week I wrote a piece for National Geographic News about a beluga whale who is sadly no-longer with us. Five years after he passed away, NOC the whale has hit the headlines with…

  • Giant shark secret uncovered

    In my latest news story for National Geographic News, scientists unpick a decade-old mystery and track down the winter hideout of basking sharks.

  • Sea turtles and glow sticks don’t mix

    You know those luminous plastic sticks that light up Haloween, bonfire night (here in the UK), and that Scuba divers use while diving at night? Turns out they are bad news for…

  • Of sharks and shellfish

    My latest article at National Geographic News features a study just out that reveals how shark declines in the North Atlantic are triggering a wave of disruption through the marine food web…