The Best Shark Dive in the World!
Blog about "The World's best Shark Dive" by Beqa Adventure Divers.
Featuring up to eight regular species of Sharks and over 400 different species of fish, Shark diving doesn't get any better!
Source - check it out and weep!
And more, generally depressing statistics here and here!
Endothermy and Performance - Paper!
Click for detail! Interestingly, Leatherback Turtles have a warmed body core and Swordfish, a rudimentary heat exchanger allowing them to reduce heat loss.
Warm-blooded Fishes like Mackerel Sharks and Tuna perform better = swim faster and migrate further. Despite of the high cost of keeping one's temperature elevated, these species appear to derive a comparable
Mangroves for Fiji - Social Media!
Love love love this logo - click for detail!
Projects Abroad have been planting and nursing like crazy.
And it's about bloody time they told the public! The website has been updated accordingly, and here are the new Facebook page and blog - they are obviously still work in progress but expect many more news, videos and pictures (!) to start populating them soon!
And if all
Blacktip Reefies vs Surgeonfish!
Love love love this kind of stuff!
Story here - PDF here.
Here in Fiji we may be possibly witnessing something similar - at least, that is our working hypothesis although we're still debating about how to test it. Maybe you remember this paper, and this picture.
It is an old graph of Bull Shark sightings.
In essence, it shows how the Bulls disappear at year end for pupping and
Corkscrew Killer Conspiracy - ad acta!
Remember this stupidity?
Well, the mystery has been solved.
Read this - evidence here.
In all likelihood, the injuries of those Seal pups were caused by cannibalistic adult Grey Seals = likely NOT by a man made object or machine - but by no Shark, either!
Source - click for detail!
And thus, Patric is now free to consecrate his treasured vintage fine, (signed)