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The Most Terrifying Creatures Of The Deep Sea

The Most Terrifying Creatures Of The Deep Sea

Narrator: A lot of people aren’t comfortable swimming in open water. I mean, you never know what lives in the water beneath your feet. The ocean holds many bizarre deep sea monsters. As you dive 140 meters underwater, you might see a megamouth shark. Sure, they look scary, but those 50 rows of teeth are …

What Are Coral Reefs And What’s Their Purpose?

Coral reefs are like the rainforests of the sea, and like those here on land, they’re being destroyed. But why should you care? Howdy friends under the sea, Trace here for DNews. When you picture coral you probably see it like THIS[a] right? But coral aren’t just colorful rocks. Tiny living things live in there. …

A J.W. Fiske antique cast-iron aquarium

A J.W. Fiske antique cast-iron aquarium

Here we will learn about an antique cast-iron aquarium that was made in New York City by the J. W. Fiske company in about 1880 and is now found in the sun=room of the narrator’s residence. First, some context. Interest in aquariums, and other ways of keeping live animals and plants indoors, first became very …

The New Way Microplastics Are Devastating Marine Life

Did you know that the soap you use to wash your face may actually alter the density of krill poop? It’s actually a big deal. Hi guys, Lissette here for Dnews. You may already be familiar with how plastic in the ocean is killing wildlife, but it’s more than just plastic soda rings strangling seabirds …

Boise National Forest Aquatic Organism Passage (AOP)

Boise National Forest Aquatic Organism Passage (AOP)

Currently we’re standing in front of Big Spruce Creek, this Creek feeds Clear Creek. Clear Creek is designated bull trout critical habitat, and we have a population of adfluvial bull trout that use the upper Clear Creek as spawning habitat and South Fork of the Payette as over-wintering habitat. This habitat is important for juvenile …