Marine Biology

Upogebia pugettensis infected with Orthione Griffenis

Invasive, Blood Sucking Parasites on Shrimps Continue Moving Northward

An invasive species of blood-sucking parasites on mud shrimps have been discovered in the waters surrounding Calvert Island, British Columbia, in Canada, marking the northernmost recorded presence of the parasite on the West Coast and suggests its expansion without human-based transport methods.
Starshade Artist's Concept 2

4 Examples of Origami-Inspired Innovations in Science

With its beauty founded on subtle mathematical concepts, Origami offers patterns in creating efficient and flexible structures. Here are four examples of how the ancient art of folding papers have led to innovative applications in various fields of science:
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