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Red-Lipped Batfish

The red-lipped batfish is a weird looking fish of the family Ogcocephalidae that is best known for its bright red, lipstick-like lips and for its unique ability to “walk” on the ocean floor using its modified fin. Read more

November 9, 2016 |

Fun Facts about Jellyfish

Some jellyfish are bigger than a human and others are as small as a pinhead? … people in some countries eat jellyfish? … that jellyfish have been on Earth for millions of years, even before Dinosaurs

What is a jellyfish? Read more

November 7, 2016 |

Indonesia Busts Illegal Wildlife Trafficking Ring


and Releases Captive Whale Sharks.

Source: by Paul Hilton

Indonesian authorities just raided a major supplier of illegal marine megafauna in the remote Indonesian province of Maluku, discovering two illegally captured whale sharks which they released back into the wild. But there may be many more such cases in the Coral Triangle, as ocean theme parks in China and parts of Southeast Asia increase and seek out unique species to attract visitors. Award winning photojournalist Paul Hilton reports… Read more

September 20, 2016 |

Harlequin Shrimps

Harlequin Shrimps (Hymenocera picta) are beautiful creatures. Their shape is what makes them so distinctive. They look more like a blossoming flower than a shrimp… sometimes called clown or dancing shrimp – exhibit brilliant purple or blue polka-dot markings on their white bodies and blue and white stripped legs. Read more

September 16, 2016 |

Sea Sheep?


This Adorable Sea Slug Eats So Much Algae It Can Photosynthesize.

It’s a sheep! It’s a cow! No, it’s Costasiella kuroshimae (or ‘Leaf Sheep’ for short). This adorable little sea slug, whose beady eyes and cute feelers make it look like a cartoon sheep, feeds on algae – just like the real thing! Read more

September 15, 2016 |
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