Post Tagged with: "Marine Life"

The Sarcastic Fringehead is One of the Ocean’s Strangest Fighters

The Sarcastic Fringehead is One of the Ocean’s Strangest Fighters

22 February, 2016 at 7:39 am Comments are Disabled

Many people haven’t heard of the sarcastic fringehead. Located off the Pacific coast of North America, these fish are usually less than 10 inches long, and at first glance they’re not much to look at. But don’t be too quick to judge—these guys are fascinating once they open up. The […]

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5 Facts About the Sea Bunny Slug

5 Facts About the Sea Bunny Slug

25 January, 2016 at 8:20 am Comments are Disabled

Have you seen this sea creature before? Long before the sea bunny became quite the viral video sensation, these unique nudibranchs, named Jorunna parva, have been hippity-hopping around the waters of the Indo-Pacific Ocean. Let’s learn a little about these seemingly “furry” friends. That’s No Fur Coat First of all, that white fur coat […]

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Magical Marine Life in the Philippines

Magical Marine Life in the Philippines

7 January, 2016 at 10:05 pm Comments are Disabled

The marine life in the Philippines is overwhelmingly beautiful. Made up of more than 7,100 islands and located in the nutrient-rich Coral Triangle, the Philippines is home to an astounding number of marine creatures. World War II wrecks, steep drop-offs and tropical caves house colourful hard and soft corals as well as thousands of […]

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The Secret to Identifying Fish – Up to 4000 species

The Secret to Identifying Fish – Up to 4000 species

29 November, 2015 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

When there are more than 21,000 species of fish around the world and more than 4,000 species that live on coral reefs, how is it possible for “the guy with all the PADI cards” to be so good at identifying fish? All you know what to do is say, “I saw […]

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The Fastest Fish in the Ocean

The Fastest Fish in the Ocean

16 November, 2015 at 6:33 pm Comments are Disabled

If you own freediving, jet or split fins, you may think that you’re quite the swimmer – and you might be – when comparing yourself to your fellow scuba divers. When comparing yourself to the speeds at which the fastest fish in the world reach, we’re sorry to say – you […]

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5 Marine World Heritage Listed Sites

5 Marine World Heritage Listed Sites

10 November, 2015 at 3:35 pm Comments are Disabled

World Heritage Sites are places that are listed by UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) as having either physical or cultural importance. They are recognised as providing outstanding universal value that should form part of the heritage of mankind. UNESCO’s World Heritage Fund provides money to these sites […]

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