The Leatherback turtle

With sizes ranging up to 2 metres long, the Leatherback turtle Dermochelys coriacea, is the largest of any turtle, and…

3 years ago

Breathe in… and breathe out

The average human can hold their breath for up to 1 minute (O’Connor, 2013) without training and professional freedivers can…

3 years ago

Glaucus atlanticus

I first gained interest in researching about Glaucus atlanticus when I was researching about the Portuguese Man O’ War (Physalia physalis)…

3 years ago

The Galapagos Marine Iguana

Marine iguanas (Amblyrhynchus cristatus) are a herbivorous reptile found exclusively on the Galapagos Islands off the coast of South America.…

4 years ago

A lucrative lobster: Homarus gammarus

The nephropidae family comprises of three species of lobster belonging to the genus Homarus: Homarus capensis, Homarus americanus, and Homarus gammarus. The…

4 years ago

Kelp Forests and Keystone Species

The macroalgae commonly known as “kelp” is a brown macroalgae belonging to the order Laminariales. Kelp often dominates subtidal zones…

4 years ago