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Seacoast Science Center

Marine Biology News

For those of you who are interested in meiobenthos (small (0.032 - 1mm) invertebrates living in the bottom of oceans and fresh-water systems... there …

World's Deadliest: Zombie Snails

Beneath this peaceful landscape...a snail has eaten parasites that've turned it into a zombie.<p>These spectacular...bizarre...bulging eyeballs...are the snail's tentacles.<p>Inside them, parasitic worms have begun an amazing feat of mind control.<p>These parasites have taken over the snail's …

New Glue-Spitting Velvet Worm Found in Vietnam

Small bugs of the rain forest have many things to worry about, assuming they are capable of anxiety. But surely some of their more feared predators …

Zoology

Box Jellyfish

About Box Jellyfish<p>The infamous box jellyfish developed its frighteningly powerful venom to instantly stun or kill prey, like fish and shrimp, so their struggle to escape wouldn’t damage its delicate tentacles.<p><b>Venom</b><p>Their venom is considered to be among the most deadly in the world, containing …

SmartFish

Baby Nautilus

A few thousand posts later, it's getting harder and harder to showcase new species on ZooBorns. Well today we have a special treat: the first baby …

Classification of Animals (Kingdom Animalia) for Beginners

Animals (kingdom Animalia) are multicellular organisms that get the energy they need by consuming food. They are eukaryotes, i.e living things with …