The Greenland shark (Somniosus microcephalus), also known as the gurry shark
, or grey shark, or by the Inuit name eqalussuaq, is a large shark of the family ...
Aug 24, 2016 ... Scientists have long suspected that the elusive Greenland sharks lived for a long
time. It turns out they were right! A new study has revealed ...
The Greenland shark is an elusive creature of the cold, dark depths that scientists
still know very little about.
Aug 12, 2016 ... But the Greenland shark doesn't scoop all the gongs – the title of the world's
longest-lived animal is held by Ming, an Icelandic clam known as ...
Aug 13, 2016 ... Using radiocarbon dating, scientists from the University of Copenhagen have
estimated that Greenland sharks can live to be over 400 years old ...
Aug 15, 2016 ... In the cold waters of the Arctic, a creature of the deep lurked for centuries. Now
scientists calculate that this female Greenland shark was the ...
Aug 11, 2016 ... Imagine having to wait a century to have sex. Such is the life of the Greenland
shark—a 5-meter-long predator that may live more than 400 ...
Aug 11, 2016 ... The long lifespan of the Greenland shark, shown here in the cold, deep waters of
the Uummannaq Fjord, may only be surpassed by that of the ...
Aug 11, 2016 ... Scientists have discovered the longest lived vertebrate on Earth: the Greenland
shark. These animals' slow growth rate hinted at their ...
Some sharks are known for being ferocious predators, but not the Greenland
Shark. This gentle giant is one of the coolest sharks out there. Come learn more!