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Today’s Solutions: July 15, 2024

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Scientists finally have a method for calculating the age of whale sharks

The whale shark is the biggest known fish in the ocean, but until recently, scientists weren’t quite sure how long these spotted giants lived for. A new study used carbon-14 from atomic bomb tests during the 1950s and 60s to finally determine the age of these ocean dwellers.  Carbon-14 is a Read More...