Month: May 2013

Blaschka Glass Menagerie Inspires Marine Expedition – NYTimes.com

This is an article describing an amazing collection of glass invertebrates and how biology can inspire art, which can inspire biology. Blaschka Glass Menagerie Inspires Marine Expedition – NYTimes.com.

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Harvard Gazette: Marine biology mystery solved

This was published in 2005 but only recently came to my attention.  The narwhal’s tusk is a sensor that can detect changes in water temperature, pressure, and chemical gradients. Harvard Gazette: Marine biology mystery solved.

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