Tag: oceans

The Indonesian Mimic Octopus (Thaumoctopus Mimicus) Watch this 3 minute video to see an octopus that thwarts predators by changing color from decorative stripes to menacing solid black, by imitating a flounder, a venomous lion fish, and a sea snake, the latter being one of the most poisonous animals on earth. It can imitate more […]

TEDEd video about the secret life of plankton. Really beautiful video purportedly narrated by a red snapper who eats them. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Hate to ruin your day with 10 key findings from a rapidly acidifying arctic ocean, but news is news. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

No one would be surprised if a movie called Addicted to Plastic was full of unpleasant facts about plastics. Like the fact that a lot of plastic doesn’t get recycled and winds up in one of five garbage zones in the oceans, called gyres. The UN says that there are 46,000 pieces of plastic for […]