Category: Jellyfish

Stung!

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  I read an entire book on jellyfish, and it was worth every gelatinous minute. Here is my review, originally published on ecolitbooks.com.   Stung! On Jellyfish Blooms and the Future of the Ocean, by Lisa-ann Gershwin (The University of Chicago Press, 2013)   They’re here, and we’ve not just cleared out the guest room for […]

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Daisy and I Have a Mug Up

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Thank you Marshall Zeringue for the interview with me and my dog, Daisy, on his site, Coffee With a Canine. I usually reserve this blog for all things plastic, but Daisy asked for a little limelight, and how could I refuse? Besides, as she pointed out, plastic concerns her as well. Dogs and their owners […]

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Car Alarm Jellyfish

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Here is a short clip showing the species of jellyfish that was used to trap the famous Giant Squid last week. When the Car Alarm Jellyfish is being attacked, he changes to the color blue and starts flashing, hoping another predator will attack his predator. Alas, that was not the case in this rather chilling […]

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