We didn’t mean to make this week all about parasites, honest. It just happened that way. Rebecca wrote a thing, and then I – being…View More Accidental Parasite Week continues: the Oarfish edition
This was originally posted at alistairdove.com June 21, 2010. To see another bizarre parasitic relationship, check out Rebecca Helm’s recent piece on the marvelous world…View More I’ll see your horrifying crab barnacle and raise you a heart eel
Last week 70-odd of the world’s whale shark researchers converged on Atlanta for the 3rd International Whale Shark Conference. It was an unusual meeting in…View More Where are all the ladies at?
…that’s a lot of scrimshaw. Video doing the rounds this week of some walruses hauled out at Point Lay Alaska. No biggie, right? Oh yeah,…View More TGIF – Tusk tusk…
Sorry I’ve been a bit quiet lately, but I’ve got a reason, honest. It’s not even an excuse. See, I’ve been a bit wrapped up…View More Cos you can never have too much whale shark
“Come to Mexico…” muttered Craig, droplets of sweat lining up to swan-dive off the tip of his nose like nervous kids at the diving platform,…View More Forget 5 o’clock…
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?
There have been a lot of tweets, blog words, column inches and TV time devoted in the last few days to the notion that Discovery’s…View More Five things about sharks you probably won’t see on TV this week
Every year, the world’s largest fish gathers to feed (and feed, and FEED) in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo in eastern Yucatan, in numbers larger…View More TGIF – Magical Quintana Roo
Happy World Oceans Day folks! The theme for this years WOD is “We all have the power to protect the oceans” and there are events…View More For World Oceans Day: the Deepsea Challenger
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