Researchers of the 2019 Nautilus expedition exploring Southwest Baker Island in the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument spotted a Cirroteuthid octopus.
The largest study ever conducted of its kind has identified where and how to save coral reef communities in the Indo-Pacific, according to an international group of scientists from WCS and other conservation NGOs, government agencies, and universities.
Only the octopus is a match for the deadly pincers of a creature that has found its way from the US to the Ebro Delta
Dozens of species of sea slugs, jellyfish and other marine life from toastier southern waters migrated into the Northern California region over an unusually long two-year period of severe heatwaves, says a new scientific report.
A trial of ways to cool turtle nests is underway in Queensland’s Far North as global warming threatens turtle populations throughout the tropics.
The American blue crab (Callinectes sapidus) is an invasive voracious alien species, with no known predators and with high reproductive and survival rates, which has now spread throughout the Mediterranean.
Cusk eels such as this one seem to prefer seafloor areas where oxygen concentrations are extremely low.
Sharks can bend, swim, and maneuver in the ocean much differently than their bony fish counterparts.
There has been a striking decline in the number of large sharks caught off Queensland’s coast over the past 50 years, suggesting that populations have declined dramatically.
Eavesdropping on groupers mating in their natural habitats isn’t creepy. In fact, it’s imperative to ensuring their survival.