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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Haunted by Hurricanes
Hurricanes are powerful storms that can cause devastating damage when they hit the...
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Plot Your Course
Charting your course on the high seas is a skill required of all...
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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...
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...