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Japan tsunami fears grow after sightings of rare deep-sea-dwelling oarfish

The discovery of growing numbers of colossal oarfish in fishermens’ nets in Japan have raised fears of an impending natural disaster as the appearance of the usually deep-sea-dwelling species has long been considered a harbinger of earthquakes and tsunamis. One specimen measuring just under 4m was accidentally caught in a fixed net about 1km off Imizu, in Toyama Bay, off ...

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Japan tsunami fears grow after sightings of rare deep-sea-dwelling oarfish

The discovery of growing numbers of colossal oarfish in fishermens’ nets in Japan have raised fears of an impending natural disaster as the appearance of the usually deep-sea-dwelling species has long been considered a harbinger of earthquakes and tsunamis. One specimen measuring just under 4m was accidentally caught in a fixed net about 1km off Imizu, in Toyama Bay, off ...

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Japan tsunami fears grow after sightings of rare deep-sea-dwelling oarfish

The discovery of growing numbers of colossal oarfish in fishermens’ nets in Japan have raised fears of an impending natural disaster as the appearance of the usually deep-sea-dwelling species has long been considered a harbinger of earthquakes and tsunamis. One specimen measuring just under 4m was accidentally caught in a fixed net about 1km off Imizu, in Toyama Bay, off ...

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