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o11c  ·  1648 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Researchers Find Fish That Walks the Way Land Vertebrates Do

    She [Dr. Flammang] wanted to study the fish more closely, but the species is rare and protected, and she could not bring any of them into her lab.

    He [Dr. Suvarnaraksha] scooped two of the fish into an aquarium and made videos of them walking at different angles.

Did I miss something?





b_b  ·  1648 days ago  ·  link  ·  

I kind of assumed that meant that he took the aquarium into the cave with him, and just put them there to get good camera angles, releasing them afterward.

bioemerl  ·  1648 days ago  ·  link  ·  

    any more of them
o11c  ·  1648 days ago  ·  link  ·  

I can't find "more" in that context in the original article.

bioemerl  ·  1648 days ago  ·  link  ·  

That's what you missed, they are endangered and restricted access, but that doesn't mean you can't get access to them at all.