The Very Curious Nautilus

The Very Curious Nautilus

We have brought to you articles on the amazing octopus and the chamelean cuttlefish, now we are turning our attention to a related but very different marine creature. The chambered nautilus has remained essentially, unchanged for over 400 million years, inhabiting the...
How Long Can Animals Live? You’ll Be Surprised!

How Long Can Animals Live? You’ll Be Surprised!

Several months ago, while traveling along Canada’s Atlantic seacoast, I wrote an article that contained some interesting trivia about how long lobsters can live. Not the one on my plate which was young and tasty but the really big ones like Louie the Lobster. Louie is...
Protecting Seagrass in Wakatobi

Protecting Seagrass in Wakatobi

Seagrass has always received scant notice when discussing marine egosystems but no more. We now realize that seagrass serves multiple beneficial rolls: in stabilizing coastlines from erosion; providing a sheltering nursery for juvenile fish and marine life; and recent...