I generally bow to Dr. M and Alex when it comes to rap music knowledge, but I’m just going to add this little factlet to the…View More The official anthology of Rick Ross rapping about crustaceans
Slip into a smoking jacket, pour yourself a glass of bourbon, light a cigar, and enjoy this post on 10 Ocean Species Every Man Should…View More 10 Ocean Species Every Man Should Love: Part 1
In the Land of Awesome there exists people who know how make shrimp out of bendy straws. Click on image to check it out at…View More How to Make a Shrimp From a Bendy Straw
Inspired by the Are Headlines Hogwash? series at Dr. Carin Bondar’s wonderful blog, the editors at DSN (i.e. Kevin and I) have initiated a news…View More Bull Patrol: NEW SPECIES DISCOVERED zOMG!
This one-year projection of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill will ruin your day. Oil is now seeping in New Orleans’ Lake Pontchartrain and tarballs wash ashore in…View More Oil Spill Update July 11, 2010
Southern Fried Scientist has finally posted our latest creation. Those follow @sfriedscientist and @kzelnio on twitter may have heard us mention Project S. It is…View More Behold the Rimicanoe!
*Not to be confused with the hit song by Survivor. The vent shrimp Rimicaris exoculata (literally the Rift-shrimp deprived of eyes) swarms hydrothermal chimneys, with…View More The ‘Eye’ of the Vent Shrimp
Isopods, you know them as those adorable little roly-poly bugs under rocks in the forest or the gigantic Bathynomus of the deep sea. They are…View More Isopods Cause Reproductive Death in Shrimp
Dr. M was kind enough to mention and congratulate me on my first publication several months back. I just had two more papers published in…View More Shrimp Tails: Describing a New Species
Post by Jon Copley. Dr. Jon Copley is a lecturer in marine ecology at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton, UK. He is also director…View More Sex At Vents: Lights On or Off?