Quest for the Giant Squid
Watch a Discovery video on Smithsonian squid expert Clyde Roper’s search for...
Fri, 11/20/2009 - 16:17
Hydrothermal Vent Creatures
Travel to a world of perpetual night--the deep ocean hydrothermal vents near the...
Fri, 12/03/2010 - 12:59
This newly-discovered carnivorous sponge (Chondrocladia lyra) was found using...
This fish belongs to a group of anglerfishes known as lophiiformes. This species,...
These "elevator" rudists, an ancient bivalve, used one long heavy valve to anchor...
Dr. Stephen Cairns
Dr. Stephen Cairns is a research zoologist and chair of the Department of...