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I'm Going to Eat You! Said the Seastar to the Barnacle

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Close Up.”

This photo already appeared on theoutershores in Quick, What’s This Worm? with the caption you see above.

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Nature

How Stable the Starfish?

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Finite Creatures.”

This post is the Day 11 assignment for my Blogging 101 class.

For decades we have known that starfish, like…

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Oregon Coast

Underwater | Brittle Stars

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Arms of brittle starfish waving in the current while the starfish are actually carpeting the sea floor at Santa Cruz Island in the Northern Channel Islands in California… 7 more words

Animal

Scientists baffled as sea stars literally ‘waste away’ off the West Coast of the United States

Originally published for The Surrey Scholar, Politics and Current Affairs.

Monday, 03 March 2014

During a dive last autumn in Puget Sound near Seattle, Washington videographer Laura James witnessed a grim scene on the ocean floor: a graveyard of starfish. 731 more words

Stars Everywhere

In my last post I focused on “starfish”, more correctly known as sea stars since they are not fish of any kind. The photos presented different varieties of sea stars that I have encountered here in the Red Sea. 465 more words

Photography