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The mauve stinger’s (Pelagia noctiluca) name in German means “night light,”...
Isopod in a Glass Home
An isopod stands on top of a glass sponge, extending its legs to find zooplankton....
Cold-Water Sea Spider
Small amphipods, the blue bug-like creatures, can be seen here catching a ride on...
Antarctic Ocean Floor
The dark seafloor beneath the ice is covered with sea stars, urchins and ribbon...
An Invasive Brittlestar
These brittlestars (Ophiothela mirabilis) are not where they belong. These animals,...
Dr. Martha Nizinski holds a specimen of a fan sponge (Phakellia sp.) collected at a...