It all started with this Tweet. So, uh, I just learned that this is what a pufferfish skeleton looks like, and I think you all…View More You Should Definitely Know about Pufferfish Skeletons
Ocean Sunfish, also known as Mola Mola, look like a pancake and are just the weirdest fish. I was ambivalent about these creatures until reading…View More Ocean Sunfish are the most useless animal (an epic rant)
*alternative titles include “Looking a gift seahorse (genome) in the mouth”, “My kingdom for a seahorse genome”, “Hold your seahorses“, and “The galloping evolution of…View More In the evolution of fishes, this is a one seahorse race*
This guest post is from Dr. Diva Amon (on Twitter @DivaAmon). Dr. Amon is marine biologist specialising in deep-sea biology, working on a range of environments,…View More Megafauna and Minerals on the Pacific Abyss
Fanciful common names of fishes suggest there may be an orchestra in the sea, but this is yet another way the underwater world lets us…View More The Disappointing Reality of Musical Fish
I take on a senseless internet meme and make it even more so – for science. With the northern hemisphere days getting shorter, and…View More Summer of the Goatfish
Manta Rays are nature’s spawn vacuums. Aided by new technologies and teams of overworked graduate students and unpaid interns, and prodded by the dismal decline…View More Mantas to Reef Fishes: I Drink Your Miltshake
Some things are too cool to wait until Friday for the TGIF tag. Check out this spectacular footage of male Torquigener sp. pufferfish in Japan,…View More TGIM – Pufferfish can sculpt, what’s your excuse?
Have some of your own to add? Drop us a line below. Sources: Wikimedia Commons, Ron McPeak, Judi333, Trine Galloway, East Bay Express, ShutterstockView More Fishes of Instagram #throwbackthurday
Be worried – us marine scientists are officially taking over the internet. I’m super excited to announce the launch of Deep Sea News on Pinterest. We’re…View More Announcing the DSN Pinterest empire!