Scientists Uncover Year-Long Mysterious Journey of Sea Turtles

April 11, 2015 8:25 AM

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Sea turtles amazingly live for hundreds and thousands of years, but what’s more amazing is that they spend their lives wandering the sea that leaves scientists and researchers mystified.

Their years-long quest starts as early as age one. These one-year old baby turtles, called yearlings, head towards their journey without any order or supervision from their mothers, which they do base on instinct. When they wander the seas, the young turtles simply disappear for years. But a group o...

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