The faint blue-green glow of this millipede redefines how we look at the evolution of bioluminescence across the tree of life.
California blue whales have just become the first whales to recover their population numbers after whaling, which nearly drove the marine mammals to extinction. Continue reading →
Waters off the California coast were once home to a porpoise that used a long, lower snout to hunt for food. Continue reading →
Five million years ago, before the Ice Ages, strange mammals resided along the Pacific coast near modern San Francisco. Continue reading →
More than 100 dead birds were recently found in a cluster near Highway 101 in the Wine Country region of California.
Sea otter deaths off the coast of California have some pointing fingers at sharks.
California legislature has passed a ban on sales and trade of shark fins, marking the final end of shark fin soup in the lower continental west coast of the United States.
Pollution is causing a significant barrier to sea star breeding off the coast of California - more so than the varied marine topography along the rest of the western United States.