"The Mexican government is passing laws that will ban all shark and stingray fishing. This week, they passed a permanent ban on fishing for great white sharks. If a great white is accidentally caught, it must be released.
Two United as One by Susan Dominius, NYTimes: Astonishing and beautifully told story about Krista and Tatiana Hogan, 4 year old conjoined twins. Krista and Tatiana share a thalamus, which means they may share each other's sensations, including sight.
Putting the Size of a Whale in Perspective! Roughly the size of a basketball court, the blue whale is the largest mammal known to have ever existed. Little did this kite surfer know the creature swimming just beneath him!