Discoveries & Innovation

If you always do what you always did, you will always get what you always got.
Albert Einstein

Discoveries & Innovation

Did you know that Google may have the answer to illegal fishing? Or that global clothing companies like Adidas are looking to recycled plastic for fashion? The solutions are out there, and our articles bring to light the innovations and discoveries that provide solutions to today’s daunting ocean issues.

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...

2017: A Bad Year for Whales

2017: A Bad Year for Whales

From Indonesia and the South Pacific to the Faroe Islands and the Canadian Maritimes in the North Atlantic, 2017 was a bad year for whales. From mysterious strandings in Sumatra, to annual slaughters, whales have died in great numbers, bringing some species closer to...

How Whale Poop Can Save the World!

How Whale Poop Can Save the World!

Remember the last time you were out jogging and cursed the dog owner that forgot to clean up after their pet. Now a new report asks that you reconsider that inconvenience because not all poop is created equal especially when it comes to the weighty subject of whale...

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