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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
Hydrothermal Vent Creatures
Travel to a world of perpetual night--the deep ocean hydrothermal vents near the...
Fri, 12/03/2010 - 12:59
You may have seen the sparkle of fireflies on a summer’s night. The fireflies...
A Sponge Crab's Updo
The sponge on this crab's back is more than a stylish accessory. The sponges are...
This newly-discovered carnivorous sponge (Chondrocladia lyra) was found using...
Dr. Martha Nizinski holds a specimen of a fan sponge (Phakellia sp.) collected at a...
Treated Cancer Cells
These cancer cells have been treated with discodermolide, a chemical obtained from...
Portrait of a scallop with black and white striped lips, whose shell is encrusted...