Posts Tagged ‘oysters’

Happy Oysters, Tricky Butterflies

Friday, March 7th, 2014
butterflies, mimicry, mimics, swallowtail, heliconius, durrell kapan, oysters, farming, sensors, genes, genetics, supergene, doublesex

A sensor that monitors oyster health and the one gene that allows tricky mimicry in swallowtails.

Oyster Sounds

Saturday, November 16th, 2013
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Oysters sense reef vibrations to “hear” around them.

Oysters and Acidification

Friday, June 14th, 2013
oysters, ocean acidification, san francisco, bay, chesapeake, japanese, peter roopnarine, reefs, larvae, larval

How does ocean acidification affect oysters? How do oysters affect acidification?

More Headlines from AGU

Friday, December 9th, 2011
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Tsunamis, the solar max and… oysters? Our Friday science news round-up featuring headlines from this week’s American Geophysical Union (AGU) meeting.

Oyster Detectives

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010
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Scientists have found evidence of drought in early Jamestown through oyster shells.

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