Posts in: marine life

Changing faster than the climate

Changing faster than the climate

These threatened species are unexpectedly surviving, even harnessing, global warming

By | Posted March 21, 2012

NPR, elephant toes and deep ocean shows

NPR, elephant toes and deep ocean shows

Our favorites from the week.

By | Posted January 1, 2012

Not your average visit to the zoo

Not your average visit to the zoo

The wackiest animal news from 2011

By | Posted December 31, 2011

The Indiana Jones’ of 2011

The Indiana Jones’ of 2011

A selection of the craziest places that scientists are sciencing

By | Posted December 29, 2011

Questions you never thought to ask

Questions you never thought to ask

Scienceline brings you the best obscure science stories from 2011

By | Posted December 27, 2011

Living pollution

Living pollution

Jim Carlton is investing in the future of marine habitats, in more ways than one

By | Posted June 17, 2011

Weed, sugar and turtles. [Image credits, left to right: warrantedarrest, Mykl Roventine, Rachel Nuwer]

Weed, sugar and turtles

Our favorites from the week

By | Posted April 15, 2011

Fishing “Down The Pricelist” Threatens Ocean Ecosystems

Fishing “Down The Pricelist” Threatens Ocean Ecosystems

Overfishing has led Indian fisheries to rely on less marketable species for profit — a practice that could have severe ecological consequences

By | Posted November 9, 2010

Diving for Drug Discovery

Diving for Drug Discovery

Pharmaceutical research is taking to the high seas

By | Posted July 16, 2010

Beast of the Week: The Handfish

Beast of the Week: The Handfish

Rare ocean creatures use hand-like fins to “walk” over the sea floor.

By | Posted June 2, 2010