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Jellyfish is free-swimming marine animal consisting of a gelatinous umbrella-shaped bell and trailing tentacles. Jellyfish are brainless, bloodless, b

This project was in collaboration with a marine biology Ph.D student to visualise some of the changes that humans have induced on the oceans, and particularly to explain the difficult-to-understand relationship between human activity, C02 emissions, acidifying oceans, and the impacts of this. #OceanAcidification

from The Economist

Scents and sensibility

Sea turtles are attracted to the smell of dimethyl sulphide (which smells like cabbage) because it indicates an upwelling zone, where they can find plenty of food

Lion's Mane Jellyfish is the largest known species of jellyfish and lives in the waters of the Arctic, the northern Atlantic and the northern Pacific Oceans. The largest recorded specimen was found in 1870 with a body of 2.29m and tentacles 37m long. Via #Lions_Mane_Jellyfish #Marine_Biology #Wikipedia