The opening of the Suez canal encouraged transisthmian voyaging in fish as well as ships!
The Sea Slug has taken genes from the algae it eats, allowing it to photosynthesize like a plant. Could we, someday, be a shade greener in complexion but be powered by light???
….. and it’s not good. Click Through Here
Check out the ‘Status and Trends of Caribbean Coral Reefs 1970-2012’ report.
In summary: Overfishing of Parrotfish = Less Grazing Activity= Less Healthy Reefs.
Now Really, how can a bird whose heart rate can top 1200 beats per minute survive in the elevation of the Andes. They do, and here’s the secret: Click Here
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