biodiversity Archive

The Bees Of The Sea: Snapping Shrimp

On a small island, Carrie Bow Cay, six miles from the coast of Belize lives a colony of very interesting shrimp. Snapping, or pistol shrimp as they are sometimes affectionately named, have complicated social structures …
science news Febaruary 10

Science News Update: February 10

Science News for the Science Classroom  This week’s update brings us news on new species of whale, deep-water cold-loving corals, and the threats to penguin populations. Several of these articles are from our recent Facebook …