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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Arctic Scientists at Work
Arctic scientists study a range of marine animals – from large species like polar...
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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...
No, this is not an alien spaceship from another world—it is a baby file clam...