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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Hot, Cold, Fresh, Salty
An observer on the seashore may make the mistake of thinking that all ocean...
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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...
No, this is not an alien spaceship from another world—it is a baby file clam...
Pearls of Wisdom
When hoping to discover a pearl, looking inside one of the oysters you slurp may...
If you want to explore the depths of the ocean, you may want to go to the deepest...
Restocking Giant Clams
Giant clams are one of the many wonders of coral reefs. They can grow up to five...