Welcome back to our Friday Smorgasbord! It has been a few weeks, but we’re back with some incredible videos for you all to enjoy. Have a great weekend!
Will cephalopods one day be as ubiquitous in labs as mice or fruit flies?
Posted by The Macroscope on Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Here is a great video on Bret Grasse’s work with the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) to better understand the world of cephalopods.
Working Hard for a Bite
Cormorants always feed by diving for fish, but no one had ever seen the bird go for a fish stuck to a whale shark.
Posted by National Geographic on Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Persistence can pay off, just as this cormorant found out. Divers caught this bird diving to pluck a remora off the side of a whale shark.
How to Grow Coral
This team of biologists is helping restore coral in the wild—by cultivating them in the lab.
Posted by Science Friday on Wednesday, June 6, 2018
As if you needed to know….but a great video to share with our significant others and family that wonder WTF we do with all our time and money.
Teaching an Old Fish New Tricks
This fish can recognise and remember shapes and objects! ??ViralHog
Posted by UNILAD on Monday, May 28, 2018
Wow! And I got excited when my fish come to the top to eat!
Can You Hear Me Now?
This underwater microphone is being used to make the first-ever soundscape of the Pacific Ocean.#TheSwim #BenLecomte Make sure to follow The Swim on @Seeker and @Discovery!
Posted by Science Channel on Friday, July 13, 2018
There is a rather unique project underway with the goal to record a soundscape of the Pacific Ocean. Check out this video of how the team is using an underwater microphone to make it happen.
For You Sweet Tooth
What's blue as the ocean and sweet like the tropics? Taste for yourself! via Tastemade JapanSave this recipe: https://taste.md/2wDRQov
Posted by Tastemade on Wednesday, July 11, 2018
I have a love/hate relationship with these kind of over simplified social media recipes (like who actually gets these to turn out like the example?!?!?!), but if you’re looking for an ocean-themed desert…check this out!