Worth a Thousand Words

Bluefin tuna is an exceptionally valuable fish and its catch it tightly controlled. Unfortunately, this species sometimes ends up in the nets as bycatch of yellowfin tuna or marlin fishing. Changes in gear and fishing techniques are capable of reducing …

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Worth a Thousand Words

This week’s image is not from this world. It is from a virtual world. What you think you see in this picture looks like a woman slapping another woman on the face. But that is an illusion – the slap …

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Worth a Thousand Words

Large sharks don’t have much to worry about as far as being a target for predators – they are top predators themselves. But their young are still small and thus potentially vulnerable. This is why sharks protect their young by …

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Academic Editor Interview – Peter Sommer

Dr. Peter Sommer is the head of the Cell Biology of Retroviruses group at the Institut Pasteur Korea and the Section Editor for Virology at PLoS ONE. A few weeks back, Dr.Sommer provided us with his top picks of PLoS

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