This Turtle Is Crying Because He's Happy
This enormous (and yet, underweight) leatherback sea turtle got stranded in the right place at the right time. Rescued by IFAW and Mass. Audubon, rehabbed and released by the New England Aquarium, he's now on the move with a new lease on life. This could be only the third time in history for a successful leatherback sea turtle rescue and release! Here's how it went down:
Angry Puffer Fish Vs. Sea Turtle
One lucky loggerhead sea turtle was released back into waters off the Florida Keys Friday after being rescued from an unusual predicament. A puffer fish he tried to swallow inflated its body to about twice the normal size in defense, causing it to get lodged in the turtle's throat.