In the shallow waters where sunlight penetrates, life is easy because food abounds. In the deep sea, life sucks because food is scarce. In landscape…View More This Deep-Sea Predator is the Love Child of a Macaron and a Snork
5 minutes of tunicate facts courtesy of the Bocas Research Station in Panama!View More TGIF – All About Sea Squirts!
For background on the EPR Chronicles, see this post. The expedition was also recorded online at the Field Museum during this time (before science blogs!) and includes dispatches,…View More The EPR Chronicles VI
Long time readers will know how perverse and socially inappropriate the unseemly sea squirt is. But there is an interesting property of sea squirt pornography…View More Sea Squirts, SLOSS, and Sex
Yep, that’s right. They get it on with any male gamete that passes their way. They just don’t give a [rhymes with duck]. Boom chaka-laka-boom.…View More Female Urochordates Have Few, If Any, Inhibitions