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The Amazing Horseshoe Crab
There’s a lot more to a horseshoe crab than meets the eye. They are not even...
Fri, 05/12/2017 - 12:43
Medicines from the Sea
You may not think of the ocean as a pharmacy but scientists are developing exciting...
Fri, 01/14/2011 - 11:08
Puffins are colonial breeders, gathering in large groups to dig nesting burrows on...
Treated Cancer Cells
These cancer cells have been treated with discodermolide, a chemical obtained from...
New Guinea Bat
In 1699, accompanied by a shipboard artist, William Dampier conducted the first...
Pacific Ocean Currents
The arrows show the direction of ocean currents recorded by William Dampier while...
New Guinea Birds
After leaving Australia, Dampier and his men reached the western coast of New...
More Australian Plants
As Dampier studied the plants he encountered in Australia, he wrote that they were...