The Amazing Horseshoe Crab
There’s a lot more to a horseshoe crab than meets the eye. They are not even...
Fri, 05/12/2017 - 12:43
Medicines from the Sea
You may not think of the ocean as a pharmacy but scientists are developing exciting...
Fri, 01/14/2011 - 11:08
Endangered Ocean Animals
The Endangered Species Act (ESA) was signed into law on December 28, 1973 by...
Mon, 12/02/2013 - 14:00
Celebrating Marine Moms
The ocean is home to many moms of all shapes and sizes: from charismatic polar...
Wed, 04/24/2013 - 17:29
Treated Cancer Cells
These cancer cells have been treated with discodermolide, a chemical obtained from...
Benthic Drug Store
Students identify three chemicals that are pharmacologically active and are derived...
Tue, 12/01/2009 - 12:16
A Plague of Sea Stars
Sea stars are important members of marine ecosystems, especially in the tropics. We...