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...
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 15:30
Who Moved the Beach?
Coastal erosion is a natural process that sweeps large sections of land out to sea....
Tue, 07/10/2018 - 13:22
Blue Carbon Infographic
When plants in the ocean die the carbon they use to build their tissues gets stored...
In China, a marsh grass called Spartina alterniflora was introduced in...
Organisms Beneath the Sand
What’s lurking beneath your beach blanket? Even when a beach looks empty, the...
Wed, 06/07/2017 - 15:48
What Makes Sponges Grow?
Sponges are animals that eat tiny food particles as they pump water through their...
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