The Sweet Smell of Romance?

University of Texas Marine Science Institute
Getting a good whiff of your partner to decide if he’s the right man for you may sound familiar –...

Math Under the Waves

University of Texas Marine Science Institute
When most people think about math, they’re probably not thinking of marine creatures. Yet one of the most famous sequences...

A Hot Surprise Far Below the Ice

University of Texas Marine Science Institute
Deep below the Arctic Ocean lies a mid-ocean ridge system that meanders for 1,100 miles along the sea floor. Mid-ocean...

A Never-Ending Love Bite

University of Texas Marine Science Institute
Perhaps it’s not surprising that a creature as fierce looking as the angler fish has pretty extreme mating habits — ...

Surviving in the Harsh Midnight Zone

University of Texas Marine Science Institute
The vampire squid sounds like a hostile creature from the Twilight Zone, but it’s really the environment these harmless cephalopods...

Juggling Five Jobs from Behind

University of Texas Marine Science Institute
It's no secret that most animals release waste through their backsides, but some use that exit for more than releasing...