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.
Along the East Coast of the United States, two diseases can cause significant...
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Ups and Downs
The rise and fall of the ocean tides is a predictable phenomenon influenced by the...
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The Borer of Holes
These clams (Pholas dactylus) are dazzling to see. From their encased homes,...
The Loco of Chile
The loco (Concholepas concholepas, often called the Chilean abalone, although it...
Oil Spill Methanotroph
More than oil gushed from a deep-sea well during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill:...