The Boxer Crab

The Boxer Crab

Lybia tessellata — Boxer crab Yes, here we have a crab that—in the words of the greatest boxer Ali—”floats like a butterfly and stings like a bee!” And what a defence it has: an anemone sitting on each claw. Any animal that wants to make them a meal...
Sid the Sponge

Sid the Sponge

Don’t take a bath with me – I am Sid the Sponge, and I have attitude! I am described by you humans as one of the simplest and most primitive multicellular life forms on our earth today. That really ticks me off. How insulting can you get? But then, what can we expect...
What IS electricity?

What IS electricity?

A simple question—but when you think about it, maybe…just maybe…it’s not as simple as it seems: (“Go on, hit me with it,” I hear you scream.) Well, just what exactly is electricity? I can tell you this: without it we would be in trouble. Yep,...