This Invention Helps Deep-Dwelling Fish Journey to the Surface loading...
This Invention Helps Deep-Dwelling Fish Journey to the Surface
Without the small, pressurized chamber, a fish's swim bladders likely wouldn't survive the ascent out of water.
Mysterious Giant Eyeball Found on Florida Beach loading...
Mysterious Giant Eyeball Found on Florida Beach
Scientists originally suspected the eye was from a large fish.
How A Tiny Guppy Mysteriously Travelled Hundreds Of Kilometres loading...
How A Tiny Guppy Mysteriously Travelled Hundreds Of Kilometres
One researcher found records requesting guppies for a U.S. Army base once stationed at the Brazilian island.
Blind Cave Fish May Hold Secret To Treating Diabetes loading...
Blind Cave Fish May Hold Secret To Treating Diabetes
These eyeless fish have insatiable appetites and high blood sugar. Scientists are trying to figure out how they're in such good health.
Industrial Fishing Occupies A Third Of The Planet loading...
Industrial Fishing Occupies A Third Of The Planet
Using satellite data recently made public, conservationists may be able to manage the massive industry.
Why Do Seabirds Eat Plastic? It Smells Like Fish to Them loading...
Why Do Seabirds Eat Plastic? It Smells Like Fish to Them
A sweeping look at 10 species of seabirds gives insight into why their numbers have plummeted over the past 60 years.
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Rare Fish With Hands Spotted In Tasmania
The find could as much as double the area's currently known population.
About the Show

Every Alaskan summer, more than 400 fishing boats and their relentless captains race into Cook Inlet seeking wild Alaskan salmon. In just a few short weeks, these intrepid fishermen must make their entire yearly wage while facing tremendous tides, 30-hour work days, mechanical breakdowns and unpredictable weather. Can they reel in a share of the $65 million dollars of salmon up for grabs?

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