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Whale shark heart

10 Things I Love About Whale Sharks

By on 30 August 2017

Celebrate International Whale Shark Day by learning some fun facts about whale sharks!

A lionfish in the Caribbean

Lionfish: Killing for Conservation?

By on 28 July 2017

Invasive lionfish are taking over Caribbean reefs, but divers’ hunting efforts might help lessen their impact on native fish species. Lionfish are special: they’re beautiful, they’re venomous, and they’re super adaptable. They have huge appetites and reproduce at an astounding rate. They are also not native in Atlantic/Caribbean waters. The story goes something like this: […]

Still of jellyfish in aquarium tank

Mid-week Marine Life Inspiration

By on 21 June 2017

Happy Hump Day! Watch this soothing jellyfish live cam to relax your mind and restore your creativity. 

An empty conch shell on the beach

Meiofauna: Invisible Animals in the Sand

By on 4 May 2017

If you thought the beach sand beneath your feet was lifeless, think again. Millions of microscopic animals, invisible to the naked eye, inhabit the spaces between individual grains of sand. You’re not alone if you’d never given much thought to those sandy interstitial spaces, the spaces between, because I hadn’t either. Then I came across […]