Posts Tagged ‘shells’

Small Ocean Monitors

Monday, November 4th, 2013
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Small-shelled organisms might be our best monitors of ocean temperatures, past and present.

Beware of Social Hermit Crabs

Monday, November 5th, 2012
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When does a shell game become lethal? When it’s played by this hermit crab.

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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