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Lawsuit over South Carolina Aquarium scanner for sea turtles may be settled - Charleston Post Courier

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 08:11

Charleston Post Courier

Lawsuit over South Carolina Aquarium scanner for sea turtles may be settled
Charleston Post Courier
By the time the Concord Street visitor attraction learned that extra shielding was required, the scanner already had been installed. Afterward, the Aquarium had to hire a physicist for a professional report for certification, tear out walls and add ...

New Ancestor of Modern Turtles Found in Alabama - I4U News - I4U News

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 07:21

I4U News

New Ancestor of Modern Turtles Found in Alabama - I4U News
I4U News
Researchers have discovered a new species of turtle that dates back to Late Cretaceous epoch. The species is closely related to today's sea turtles and represent a new ancestor of its modern counterparts. Modern-day sea turtles were thought to have ...
Scientists discover the ancestor of the modern sea turtles in AlabamaThe TeCake
Paleontologists Discovered Oldest Turtle Predecessor Species Dating From Cretaceous EraE-Buzz Community (blog)
Fossils From Marine Sediments In Alabama Belonged To Newly ...Brinkwire (press release)

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Paleo Profile: Martin's Sea Turtle - Scientific American (blog)

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 06:33

Scientific American (blog)

Paleo Profile: Martin's Sea Turtle
Scientific American (blog)
Sea levels were higher around 72 million years ago, a shallow seaway splitting North America in two and coasts sitting far inland of where they are today. Sea turtles swam through these ancient waters, as underscored by a new species just named by ...

PLOS Paleo Community - PLoS Blogs (blog)

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 20:11

PLoS Blogs (blog)

PLOS Paleo Community
PLoS Blogs (blog)
If you've ever seen a sea turtle, you'll not be surprised to hear that these creatures have ancestors dating back to the times of dinosaurs. One ancestor of modern-day sea turtles, Peritresius ornatus, lived in North America during the Late Cretaceous ...
Ancient turtles: scientists find ancestor of modern sea turtlesZME Science

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Ancient turtles: scientists find ancestor of modern sea turtles - ZME Science

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:02

ZME Science

Ancient turtles: scientists find ancestor of modern sea turtles
ZME Science
Paleontologists have found a new sea turtle species from the Cretaceous epoch which they believe to be an ancestor of all modern turtles. This is a reconstruction of the new species (Peritresius martini). Image credits: Drew Gentry. If you look at ...
Fossils From Marine Sediments In Alabama Belonged To Newly ...Brinkwire (press release)

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Watch with glee as sea turtles named after breakfast foods are ... - Mashable

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:29

Mashable

Watch with glee as sea turtles named after breakfast foods are ...
Mashable
Sea turtles with breakfast names like Waffles, French Toast, Quiche, and Cereal were released Wednesday after being rehabbed by the National Aquarium.
WATCH: Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Returned To Gulf Of Mexico - PatchPatch.com

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WATCH: Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Returned To Gulf Of Mexico - Patch - Patch.com

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:32

Patch.com

WATCH: Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Returned To Gulf Of Mexico - Patch
Patch.com
TARPON SPRINGS, FL – After two years of rehabilitation at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium,Marigold is back home in the Gulf of Mexico. Marigold is a Kemp's ridley sea turtle, a critically endangered species. In October 2017. she was found by a fisherman ...

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American scientists have discovered a new species of sea turtles ... - The Siver Telegram

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:52

The Siver Telegram

American scientists have discovered a new species of sea turtles ...
The Siver Telegram
U.S. scientists have discovered a new turtle species in Alabama, and also spoke about the unique features of this species. Американские ученые обнаружили новый вид морских черепах. Previously common ancestor of all modern turtles. Ancestor came from a ...

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Fossils From Marine Sediments In Alabama Belonged To Newly ... - Tech Times

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:33

Tech Times

Fossils From Marine Sediments In Alabama Belonged To Newly ...
Tech Times
A retired USDA soil scientist found fossils of a marine reptile and donated it to the Alabama Museum of Natural History. The fossils belonged to an ancestor of modern-day sea turtles. Researchers called it Peritresius martini.
American scientists have discovered a new species of sea turtles ...The Siver Telegram

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Sea Turtles Swim Against the Darwin Current - Discovery Institute

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 08:18

Discovery Institute

Sea Turtles Swim Against the Darwin Current
Discovery Institute
Was there ever a more incongruous animal to imagine being a swimming champion? And yet there they go, swimming long distance routes with unerring navigational skill. We learned in Living Waters how they climb out of their sand nests as hatchlings ...

700 green sea turtles just hatched in Far North Queensland - Lonely Planet Travel News

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 05:01

Lonely Planet Travel News

700 green sea turtles just hatched in Far North Queensland
Lonely Planet Travel News
The hatchlings are the first turtles to be born on the island in seven years. Emerging from the nests, baby turtles instinctively make a dash for the ocean.

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New ancestor of modern sea turtles found in Alabama - Science Daily

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 23:55

Science Daily

New ancestor of modern sea turtles found in Alabama
Science Daily
Modern day sea turtles were previously thought to have had a single ancestor of the of the Peritresius clade during the Late Cretaceous epoch, from about 100 to 66 million years ago. This ancestral species, Peritresius ornatus, lived exclusively in ...
Old Man of the Sea: Ancient Alabaman sea turtle ancestorPLOS Research News
New species of ancient sea turtle unearthed in AlabamaUAB News
New species of ancient sea turtle discovered among fossilsEarth.com

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Sea Turtles Need High-Tech Medical Treatments—STAT! - Natural Resources Defense Council

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 19:55

Natural Resources Defense Council

Sea Turtles Need High-Tech Medical Treatments—STAT!
Natural Resources Defense Council
Sea turtles have been around for more than 100 million years, since well before humans discovered fire or came up with the wheel or even evolved into humans. Some of our more recent inventions are now putting these reptiles in danger of extinction—but ...
Kemp's Ridley sea turtle found on Sanibel BeachFox 4

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Old Man of the Sea: Ancient Alabaman sea turtle ancestor - PLOS Research News

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:17

PLOS Research News

Old Man of the Sea: Ancient Alabaman sea turtle ancestor
PLOS Research News
If you've ever seen a sea turtle, you'll not be surprised to hear that these creatures have ancestors dating back to the times of dinosaurs. One ancestor of modern-day sea turtles, Peritresius ornatus, lived in North America during the Late Cretaceous ...

New species of ancient sea turtle unearthed in Alabama - The Mix

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:08

The Mix

New species of ancient sea turtle unearthed in Alabama
The Mix
“This discovery answers several important questions about the distribution and diversity of sea turtles during this period of time,” said Drew Gentry, lead author of the study and doctoral student in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences. “It provides ...
Another Ancestor Of Modern Sea Turtles Discovered - ValueWalkValueWalk
Ancient turtles: scientists find ancestor of modern sea turtlesZME Science
Scientists Identify New Ancestor Of Modern Sea Turtles In AlabamaThe Inquisitr
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New species of ancient sea turtle unearthed in Alabama - The Mix

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:08

The Mix

New species of ancient sea turtle unearthed in Alabama
The Mix
The fossils of P. martini fill in a significant gap in the lineage leading to modern sea turtles by serving as an important missing link that directly ties together living and extinct species. The PLOS One study shows that P. martini lived between 70 ...
New ancestor of modern sea turtles found in AlabamaPhys.Org

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New ancestor of modern sea turtles found in Alabama - Phys.Org

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:00

Phys.Org

New ancestor of modern sea turtles found in Alabama
Phys.Org
The researchers identified some of the Alabama fossils as representing a new Peritresius species, which they named Peritresius martini after Mr. George Martin who discovered the fossils. Their identification was based on anatomical features including ...
New species of ancient sea turtle unearthed in AlabamaThe Mix
Old Man of the Sea: Ancient Alabaman sea turtle ancestorPLOS Research News

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Kemp's Ridley sea turtle found on Sanibel Beach - Fox 4

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 17:36

Fox 4

Kemp's Ridley sea turtle found on Sanibel Beach
Fox 4
SANIBEL, Fla. - Sea turtle nesting season is underway. The Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation (SCCF) says they found their first sea turtle nest of the 2018 season. The foundation found a Kemp's ridley sea turtle nesting on Sanibel Island ...
Loggerhead sea turtle treated for red tide poisoning, anemia releasedCaptiva Current

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Pemba the turtle's 700km journey leads to food source near Cape Point - Independent Online

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 15:02

Independent Online

Pemba the turtle's 700km journey leads to food source near Cape Point
Independent Online
Durban- Pemba the Olive Ridley Turtle s satelite tracking positions continue to amaze marine scientists. In the past month, it has revealed a lot about this species migration routes. On Monday, Pemba was 375 nautical miles (695 km) South South West of ...

Kemp's Ridley sea turtle found on Sanibel Beach - Fox 4 Now WFTX ... - Fox 4

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:53

Fox 4

Kemp's Ridley sea turtle found on Sanibel Beach - Fox 4 Now WFTX ...
Fox 4
The Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation found their first sea turtle nest of the season. The organization says they found a rare Kemp's ridley sea turtle nest on Sanibel Island.

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