Category Archives: Basics

What are the trade winds?

Known to sailors around the world, the trade winds and associated ocean currents helped early sailing ships from European and African ports make their journeys… Continue reading

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Are all fish cold-blooded?

Not all fish are cold-blooded. In 2015, researchers with the NOAA Southwest Fisheries Science Center revealed the opah, or moonfish, as the first fully warm-blooded… Continue reading

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