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
Oil in the Ocean
In summer 2009, in the heart of New Orleans, a 600-foot tanker collided with a...
Fri, 06/11/2010 - 17:30
Gulf Oil Spill
The Gulf oil spill is recognized as the worst oil spill in U.S. history. Within...
Ocean acidification is sometimes called “climate change’s equally evil twin,”...
About 100 million years ago, during the heyday of the dinosaurs, reefs were built...
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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...