Browsing Tag

Zoology/Veterinary Science

How moon jellyfish get about

Researchers at the University of Bonn use a mathematical model to show how nerve cells control swimmingCredit: (c) Photo: Volker Lannert/Uni Bonn With their translucent bells, moon jellyfish (Aurelia aurita) move around the oceans in a…

A model ecosystem fish story

Credit: Courtesy of MSU EAST LANSING, Mich. - Have I got a fish story for you. Any angler beginning a yarn like that usually ends up spinning a tall tale, an exaggeration or bald-faced lie. Michigan State University researchers, however,…