Tag: marine science

Global Conservation

Bioluminescence, Silent Language of the Sea

“Bioluminescence” is a little understood, but fundamental and widespread phenomenon in the marine biosphere.  The water column provides few places to hide and wherever the sun shines there is the risk of being seen by a predator. Indeed, the largest migration in the animal kingdom is the daily escape by […]


A Poem Phore Tina

A Poem Phore Tina (An Ode to Ctenophora, The Comb Jellies) Gazing into your clear blue eyes I press your squishy body And watch it rise under your firming cups of lace, I’m tickled by your rainbowed lashes And the curve on your kaleidoscopic face. I feel every one of […]