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What Makes Sponges Grow?
Sponges are animals that eat tiny food particles as they pump water through their...
Fri, 12/11/2015 - 09:38
The Moorea Biocode Project
Scientists on the tiny island of Moorea, in the Pacific, are gathering one of every...
Wed, 11/11/2009 - 16:48
Studying Deep-Sea Corals
What happens to deep-sea coral samples after they are collected? In this image...
Thu, 06/09/2011 - 09:23
Under Arctic Ice
Hidden beneath Arctic ice is a world few have ever seen. Take the icy plunge with a...
Tue, 01/04/2011 - 14:48
Restocking Giant Clams
Giant clams are one of the many wonders of coral reefs. They can grow up to five...
A Swimming Snail
Sea butterflies (also called pteropods) are sea snails aptly named: they are...
Dr. Martha Nizinski holds a specimen of a fan sponge (Phakellia sp.) collected at a...