Flashback Friday: Ghoulish Glowing Fish

On today's Flashback Friday, we wanted to get into the Halloween spirit by revisiting this post on glowing fish. Enjoy! For those of you getting ready to Read More…

Slime Time: Hagfish in Korea

Today, the third Wednesday of October, is National Hagfish Day, a day dedicated to that most slimy of aquatic ambassadors, the hagfish (class Myxini). Since we’re sure Read More…

Extraterrestrial potential

A tiny species of deep-ocean shrimp (Rimicaris hybisae) doesn’t look like much, but these unassuming crustaceans may make scientific contributions of galactic proportions. Scientists at NASA’s Jet Read More…

Ghouls, goblins, and glowing fish

For those of you getting ready to enjoy the ghouls, goblins, and glow of jack-o-lanterns this evening, be prepared to get chilled to the bone. Here in Read More…

Under pressure

Fish can withstand some punishing conditions miles below the ocean’s surface, but no fish have ever been found in the sea’s very deepest depths. Now, researchers believe Read More…