Voracious Orcas are affecting the population dynamics of Gray whales migrating to their feeding grounds.
Defining the boundaries of an ecosystem is challenging in the deep sea, but crucial for protecting them.
Ideal hunting grounds for swordfish and sailfish in the world’s largest oxygen minimum zone (OMZ)!
Video footage shows trevally attacking and feeding on baitfishes
How do sponge larvae use light to navigate the ocean when they don’t even have eyes?
Like all animals on earth, fish poop. But how does that affect coral?
Can we successfully target deep lionfish populations?
One of the largest bivalves in the world and its survival struggle: a majestic fight
Two species of zooplankton—one from the Arctic, and the other from the North Atlantic—have surprisingly similar distributions in Arctic fjords
Cutting down trees in the Amazon affects more than just land animals. What does it mean for the deep ocean?
Marine vertebrates have different functions in reef ecosystems – what would happen if they disappeared?
Eating with your eyes first is something seabirds also do – but climate change is making this more difficult.
Scientists explore how zooplankton perceive light when they migrate throughout the day.
How do benthic communities help stabilize the sediment and prevent erosion?
It’s hard to grow up during the polar night—but a lot of zooplankton do it anyway!
A study of eelgrass adaptive capacity indicates that they may be resilient to rising ocean temperatures.
Reference: Font-Muñoz, J. S., Sourisseau, M., Cohen-Sánchez, A., Tuval, I., & Basterretxea, G. (2021). Pelagic diatoms communicate through synchronized beacon…
We all know how important trees are for maintaining healthy terrestrial ecosystems - but how do they impact marine environments?
Baleen whales eat a lot. Can their appetites help marine ecosystems recover from overfishing?
We don’t appreciate furry friends disrupting our gardens, but in the ocean, otters may be key for eelgrass ecosystem health.