Posts Tagged ‘Life’

Tales from Under the Sea

Monday, October 13th, 2014

An invertebrate that can regrow its head, how cuttlefish respond to ships and tropical fish head poleward …


The Timing of Vines

Monday, October 6th, 2014

Academy researchers are studying the affects of climate change on California’s grapes and wine industry.

Pygmy Seahorses

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Academy researchers are among the first to study tiny, fascinating pygmy seahorses that live exclusively on coral in the Philippines.

Armored Lizards

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Scientists are using CT scanning and 3-D imaging to study the endoskeletons of armored lizards without harming them.

Assuring an Endangered Frog’s Future

Monday, September 8th, 2014

Academy scientists are collecting, breeding and studying Lake Oku clawed frogs.

Blue whale population rebounding

Monday, September 8th, 2014
blue whales, protections, noaa, population, life, sustainability

Researchers say the Pacific marine mammals have gotten a boost from a decades-old whaling ban and conservation measures.

Big City, Big Spiders

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

Sydney scientists find that orb-weaving spiders grow larger and produce more offspring if they live in urban areas.

Talking Turtles

Monday, August 18th, 2014

What are they saying? Turtle vocalizations may be linked to migration, nesting habits.

Fascinating Barnacles

Monday, July 7th, 2014
lantern sharks, parasites, barnacles, hosts, life, oceans, Anelasma squalicola,

Anelasma squalicola, a parasitic barnacle, can suck the life and the reproductive capabilities out of its host.

Saving Whales

Monday, June 9th, 2014
science today, life, whales, kathi koontz, oceans, crab fishing, entanglement, fishing, california, pacific

A team of dedicated volunteers work to free an entangled whale off the coast of California.

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