Are you a science student with an interest in marine biology? Do you want to spend part of your holidays on an island learning a little bit more about marine biology? If you are, then this just might be the … Continue reading →
Please note: It is normal for seals to rest out of the water!
Guest Bloggers and in-house volunteers Emily and Melissa were the main contributers to this blog.
It is summertime in New England, which means more
interactions between seals and people as the beaches fill up with swimmers and
sunbathers. Harbor seals and gray seals
are our year-round, native species, and they will rest on the
The Claim: 10,000 containers are lost at sea every year. Who said it: Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Slashdot, Yahoo News, NOAA, me, and many others. 10,000 is one of those numbers that’s big enough to be surprising, but not so huge to inspire immediate incredulity. The worldwide shipping industry is enormous and containers do […]
Barracudas _ Shark reef 2012 by Pietro Formis on Flickr.