For fiddler crab males, size is everything. Well over 60 different species of fiddler crabs, genus Uca, exist across the globe. You are probably…View More My What A Big Claw You Have! All the Better to Love You With.
Inside a Nautilus are the normal organs—the caecum, the stomach, the crop, the nidamental gland, etc.—with normal names and known functions. However, my favorites, yes…View More The Odd Nautilus Organs Named After People
From Spice Girls to Fresh Prince the 90s were an eclectic mash-up of pop tunes and catchy anthems. Perhaps one of the more popular, get-stuck-in-your- head-all-day ditty’s, Montell…View More This Is How We Do It
Does the squid consider with only revulsion The prospect of sex under jet propulsion? Or does he think it all slightly spectacular, This flying embrace…View More The Id of the Squid
Within just a few short centimeters the temperature drops from 350˚C to -1.5˚C (692 to 29.3˚F). At 2.6 kilometers deep in the Antarctic Ocean lies the East…View More For Hoff Yeti Crabs Food, Sex, and Birth Determine Living Space At Vents
There’s a fascinating article getting some press this week, all about a growing incidence of an extraordinary bit of animal behaviour in the islands just…View More The Antarctic is a rough neighbourhood
One of the things in the title was not actually part of my latest published research, unless you count the soundtrack I played while…View More Sex, Snails, Sustenance…and Rock & Roll
I guess it has just been an Anglerfish kind of week. Found this little ditty at work today and it made me giggle. May it…View More We found love in a hopeless place.
Alexandria Warneke is a masters student at San Diego State University. You may remember that Alex had a Scifund project asking for funds to support her research…View More Nothing says let’s get it on…
1. Seahorses-Males Giving Birth Th example might be an obvious one but worth the mention. Male seahorses possess a pouch on their frontside, similar to kangaroos. During…View More 10 Ocean Species That Challenge Gender Role Stereotypes