Posted January 25, 2016 by John P. Barker

The last time I went snorkeling I had a very bizarre panic attack.  I've never had that experience before.  I suspect it was a combination of the tightness of the diving mask, which was somewhat claustrophobic, and the immensity of the reef, which made me feel like I was falling into a bottomless pit.  I got past all of this and had a great time--but I can safely say I'm very glad that I didn't get caught in this

Posted January 15, 2016 by Kitty Devine

If you have a love for antiques and creatures of the ocean depths then a Seahorse Spoon Pendant may be just the thing for you -- and it is bound to catch the eye of those around you.

Posted December 5, 2015 by John P. Barker

I'm not saying all catfish are shifty, but this guy... well, you want to stay away from him.  He is trouble.  Big, big trouble.

Posted November 30, 2015 by Rebecca West

With the exception of fish that are perhaps obligatory meat eaters, most
fish enjoy mixing it up with some fresh fruit and veggies in their
diet. Find out which ones right here.

Posted November 30, 2015 by Lady Bug

Need tips and ideas for decorating your fish tank for the holidays? There's not much out there commercially in terms of Christmas decorations for aquariums, but no matter. With a little ingenuity, you can still make your fish tank festive. Here are some ideas.

Posted November 24, 2015 by Laurie Kay Olson

The pilgrims had to seriously rely on wildlife to survive back in the day. It just wasn't possible to bring a whole host of livestock with them when they came to the New World. In fact, the only animals that came along on the journey for certain were a couple of dogs -- an English mastiff and an English spaniel. So meat had to come in the form of game, and some of what they ate may surprise you.

Posted November 22, 2015 by John P. Barker

The world is full of wonderful and bizarre life.  Here are a few examples of just how weird some of these critters are...

Posted November 1, 2015 by John P. Barker

Generally, when I think of sand dollars I think of small, brittle discs that have dried up in the Florida sun.  It is extraordinary to see one alive and moving...