Wales, dolphins and octopuses

So the first story here was actually how some octopuses came out of the ocean and started walking the beaches of the town of New Quay, Wales. Then this article came out in the New York Times about this town in Wales and their relationship to these ocean inhabitants including the octopuses, jelly fish andContinue reading “Wales, dolphins and octopuses”

Jellies or sponges?

According to the article entitled “Animal evolution: Sponges really are oldest animal phylum” over at Science Daily by a team from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich, the winner of who is older is…..the sponge. In recent years, zoologist have again been debating the topic of which came first but after a re-examination of the evidence,Continue reading “Jellies or sponges?”