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Posted on Oct 18, 2017

New Scientist

Natural history books that look inside the minds of animals
New Scientist
Berwald's exposé of the biology beneath the curved and tentacled dome is combined with a personal odyssey as, after a decade of mothering, she returns to marine science to study jellyfish swarms in the ecologically askew regions of the world's oceans.

Posted on Oct 18, 2017

EurekAlert (press release)

DNA tests on albatross poo reveal secret diet of top predator
EurekAlert (press release)
DNA analysis of 1460 scats from breeding sites around the Southern Ocean has shown that the diet of black-browed albatrosses contains a much higher proportion of jellyfish than previously thought. The finding, in a study led by IMAS researcher Julie ...

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Posted on Oct 17, 2017

The use of jellyfish blooms as solutions for producing new products
Phys.Org
While some people might find these slimy creatures at the beach very exciting, a number of species are poisonous; some tropical species are even among the ...

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Posted on Oct 16, 2017

ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Scientists discover common sea nettle jellyfish is actually two distinct species
ScienceBlog.com (blog)
Now, a new paper published in the journal PeerJ reveals that the sea nettle jellyfish in the Chesapeake Bay are actually a different, distantly related species from sea nettles found in the open ocean. For the last 175 years, scientists have assumed ...

Posted on Oct 13, 2017

Phys.Org

Scientists uncover a centuries-old case of mistaken identity in the ...
Phys.Org
Jellyfish sting swimmers, clog fishing nets, and in high numbers can close beaches. But despite their nuisance to humans, they play an important role in the ...

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Posted on Oct 9, 2017

Warning To Beachgoers: World's Deadliest Jellyfish Found In ...
malaysiandigest.com
Penang beachgoers now need to be careful as one of the world's most poisonous creatures, the deadly box jellyfish, which are cubed-shaped, have recently ...

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Posted on Sep 29, 2017

HowStuffWorks

Jellyfish Don't Have Brains, But They Still Sleep
HowStuffWorks
The discovery that jellyfish sleep could be an important next step in sleep research for all types of species. While the basis and function of sleep is still a mystery to scientists, it's often associated with the brain because sleep has a profound ...

Posted on Sep 29, 2017

New York Times

Who's Eating Jellyfish? Penguins, That's Who
New York Times
In a paper published in Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, however, an international consortium of scientists has reported that an assortment of penguin species frequently attack jellies as food, a behavior that had not been documented before.

Posted on Sep 26, 2017

Science News

To test sleep, researchers don't let sleeping jellyfish lie
Science News
Some species of upside-down jellyfish (Cassiopea) meet all of the criteria for entering a “sleeplike state,” a group of Caltech researchers report September 21 in Current Biology. The jellyfish seem groggy after a sleepless night and quickly waken from ...

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Posted on Sep 24, 2017

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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