Latest oceanbites

Dinner, come to papa.

Shocking behavior: Electric eels use remote control to locate, stun their prey

Abrahim El Gamal

Electric eels are something more than shocking.

Welcome to oceanbites!

The goal of oceanbites is to make cutting edge research in the ocean sciences accessible to all. oceanbites will also highlight classic, seminal research papers, and feature op eds about current issues in research.

oceanbites photostream

 In contrast to my last post, this little #lobster is six months old, shown here with a standard house key for scale. I'm working on a study to see how juvenile lobsters grow under #oceanacidification conditions for my thesis. #gradschool #marinebiology #climatechange #oceanbitesorg  Beautiful blue #lobster hanging out in my lab. About five years old, this guy is blue because of his diet and was used as a study animal to help us understand the causes and possible treatments of lobster shell disease. #oceanbitesorg #marinebiology #fierce

@oceanbites on Twitter