Jun. 25, 2015

The Octopus Whisperer

by Alisa Opar

To keep the brainy creatures healthy in captivity, caretakers employ a variety of tricks—including dog toys.

octopuses, cephalopod, cephalopod week
May. 05, 2015

Picture of the Week: Cat Tongue

by Alisa Opar

A magnified look reveals the serrated edges that Fluffy uses to clean herself—and rasp meat off bones.

cat tongue, david linstead, wellcome images awards, wellcome trust
Mar. 19, 2015

Picture of the Week: Ruby Seadragon

by Alisa Opar

Researchers discovered a new type of seadragon, bringing the total number of known species to a whopping three.

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