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This Blepharisma japonicum is a single-celled protist called a ciliate, a...
This blue-green microbe called a cyanobacterium was likely the first photosynthetic...
Oysters filter about 50 gallons of water a day.
Stunning Sea Slug
Not all slugs (snails without shells) are slimy brown pests found in your backyard...
The Borer of Holes
These clams (Pholas dactylus) are dazzling to see. From their encased homes,...
Long before they disappeared from maps, sea monsters were repurposed for politics....
A Mermaid's Vanity
A siren admires herself in a mirror—a sign of her vanity—amongst ships in the...
The Many Footed Beast
Polypus (meaning “many-footed”) was used to describe many animals, from the...