Elephant seals, the champion divers of the deep

McAuliffe, Kathleen; Bensusen, Sally J.
September 1995
Smithsonian;Sep95, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p44
Examines the elephant seal's ability to dive to great depths. Attempts by scientists led by Burney Le Boeuf of the University of California at Santa Cruz to know the seal's secret; Technological challenge posed by deep water environment of elephant seals.


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