Staghorn (seen here) and elkhorn corals are listed as Threatened under the U.S....
These beautiful mandarinfish (Synchiropus splendidus) are covered in bright blue,...
Exploring a Reef
A scuba diver explores elkhorn corals (Acropora palmata) growing on a tropical...
Coral Adaptations Inquiry Lab
Students will be able design physical structures to build a coral that is adapted...
Wed, 06/26/2013 - 13:29
In this two-part lesson, students will compare and contrast the adaptive strategies...
Fri, 11/30/2012 - 11:09
A Plague of Sea Stars
Sea stars are important members of marine ecosystems, especially in the tropics. We...
Ribbon Worm Redux
Even on an early winter morning, it was sunny and warm in southern Florida. This...
Forensics is a key tool for enforcing the laws and treaties that protect marine...
Fri, 01/14/2011 - 12:32