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Cape Cod Crabs Consume Haline Hay

An interesting piece of ecological detective work from the shores of New England, which came to my attention via this blog post and this op-ed in the Cape Cod Times. Salt marshes on Cape Cod have been suffering local die-back … Continue reading

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Ten Ton Trawler Capsized by Cnidarians

Remember that post a while back with the picture of the gigantic Neopilema nomurai jellyfish? They are gigantic creatures, appearing sporadically but with increasing frequency and in immense numbers off the east coast of Japan. And it appears that a … Continue reading

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