New Species of Sharks Discovered

A treasure trove of hundreds of new species may have been discovered in the Philippines, including a bizarre sea star that feeds exclusively on sunken driftwood and a deep-sea, shrimp-eating shark that swells up to scare off other predators. These swell sharks can become giants by inflating their bellies with water. View more images on (Photo credit: Stephanie Stone, California Academy of Sciences)

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