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Ballast

Ballast 1. To steady, as a vessel, by putting heavy substances in the hold. 2. To fill in, as the bed of a railroad, with... Read More

Expansion of the North American amphipod Gammarus tigrinus Sexton, 1939 to the Neva Estuary (easternmost Baltic Sea)

Expansion of the North American amphipod Gammarus tigrinus Sexton, 1939 to the Neva Estuary (easternmost Baltic... Read More

Trim

trim 1. To make trim; to put in due order for any purpose; to make right, neat, or pleasing; to adjust. The hermit trimmed... Read More

The Ratchet Ride to the Ravine or How Not to Cure your Acrophobia

This definitely belongs to the never try this at home department.  Better yet, never try it.  That is, never try it until... Read More

Long-Necked Sea Reptiles Had Unexpected Diet, Fossils Show

By James Owen An artist's conception shows a plesiosaur trawling the ocean floor... Read More

Lakes With Zebra Mussels Have Higher Levels Of Toxins, MSU Research Finds

Lakes With Zebra Mussels Have Higher Levels Of Toxins, MSU Research Finds   Zebra mussel... Read More

Richness of Marine Life is Under Threat

Future potential for the production of new wonder drugs - including anti-cancer agents - from marine animals and plants,... Read More

Cornell lab confirms deadly fish virus spreading to new species

May 21, 2007 (ITHACA, N.Y.) -- A lethal fish virus in the Great Lakes and neighboring waterways is approaching epidemic... Read More

Bearing

Bearing 1. The manner in which one bears or conducts one's self; mien; behavior; carriage. I know him by his bearing.... Read More