At least some sea animals that regularly feed on the algae seem to experience a temporary high.
Clothing, footwear to backpacks, tents and sleeping bags contain chemicals hazardous to the environment and human health.
Brain scans of stranded marine mammals reveals they were suffering from an Alzheimer’s-like condition caused by toxic algal blooms.
The fabric could be made into a T-shirt that's able to sense air quality and then deliver an alert to your smartphone. Continue reading →
Black widow spiders have rapidly evolved super lethal venom, such that the spiders are now building stronger webs to handle ever-bigger prey. Continue reading →
The disco clam draws in prey with a mesmerizing light show and then renders its audience immobile with noxious mucus. Continue reading →
As they filter water, the bivalves' tissues absorb some of the chemicals and pathogens that are present.
Late summer will see a return of cyanobacteria, the toxic, oxygen-depleting blue-green slime that has been plaguing Lake Erie in recent years, according to NOAA scientists. Continue reading →
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