The mollusks give and receive sperm simultaneously, and pack tiny males into the pouches of much larger females.
Lithoredo abatanica, a very weird shipworm found in a river in the Philippines, represents both a new species and genus.
A study of 406 cold-blooded animals revealed that climate change is already pushing marine species to their thermal limits.
The bonnethead shark's diet is about 60% seagrass according to new research.
These super strong medical adhesives can be used to patch tissue defects or help wounds heal.
Abalone have a long and checkered history in California, having gone from a population surge in the 18th century to near-decimation in recent decades. But one Monterey Bay-based farm is producing these sweet, weird-looking mollusks sustainably.
Let's build armor that can monitor its own integrity, just like the chiton can.
"We go out at night, with a lamp, and then 'THROOP!' [makes a snagging gesture with his hand]—the kohli. Then we keep them for a month, feeding them macaroni or pasta and using water to clean them out."
The limpet owes its shiny shell to a unique reflective structure beneath the surface.