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Fun Fact Friday: Sharks

Fun Fact Friday: Sharks

PHOTO CREDIT: TERRY GROSS Did you know that sharks don’t get cavities? It’s true! It’s Shark Week, the perfect time to highlight some fun facts about sharks! Shark teeth are actually coated in flouride. Some species of shark have a pecking order, and eat from smallest to largest. Sharks can track their prey by its

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Fun Fact Friday: One Adorable Octopus

(Photo: MONTEREY BAY AQUARIUM RESEARCH INSTITUTE) Did you know that scientists have recently discovered what they believe to be a new species of octopus, and it’s so cute that they’re seriously considering naming it Opisthoteuthis Adorabilis? It’s true! This adorable little lady, whose webbed tentacles make it appear almost as if she’s wearing a skirt,

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Fun Fact Friday: Starfish

Did you know that with certain species of starfish, if the starfish loses an arm, the arm will eventually grow back? It’s true! In fact, some can grow a whole new starfish from a lost limb! According to Wikipedia: “Regrowth can take several months or years, and starfish are vulnerable to infections during the early

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