WHY AM I LAUGHING SO HARD AT THIS
[php]Over the past several decades, Florida’s coastal wetlands have been changing. Along the eastern shore, researchers have seen small mangrove trees appearing in areas further north than they usually occur, in places that historically have been salt marsh. So why are these mangrove trees popping up in unexpected places?
In order to figure out why this is happening, we first have to figure out exactly where it is happening. This is easier said than done. Florida has hundreds of
Thanks to pressure from former whaling nations like the United States, the International Whaling Commission adopted a moratorium on commercial whaling in 1982. Three decades later, only a handful of countries – including Norway, Japan, and Iceland – continue to actively hunt and kill whales for commercial profit. Experts argue, however, that despite the anti-whaling [&hellip
I’m terrified of the ocean but I love what inhabits it
I don’t know what this thing is but it can probably kill you in at least six horrible ways.
It’s a Spanish Dancer!! :D It’s a type of sea slug that eats poisonous animals for breakfast and then absorbs their toxic power for itself. Their badass menu includes sea sponges and Portugese Man-O-Wars.
God bless sea slugs
Sea slugs and
“Realizing, from my career in conservation biology, that I am a ‘fighter,’ but only because I...
I realized a little while ago why watching nudibranchs in the water is such a surprisingly intense experience – at least to me. It’s not just the otherworldly beauty of the animals, but the fact that as you watch them … Continue reading →