Tag: jellyfish

When It Rains, Get Under A Jellyfish

When It Rains, Get Under A Jellyfish Sponsored by KAATSU Global, Sydney, Australia. The Tsuruoka Municipal Kamo Aquarium (鶴岡市立加茂水族館) is an aquarium located in Yamagata Prefecture in northern Japan. In 2005, its jellyfish exhibitions exceeded Monterey Bay Aquarium in California and now holds the Guinness World Records for the world's largest variety of

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Spineless Packs A Punch

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Juli Berwald, Ph.D. is a science writer who authored Spineless, a book about jellyfish, as well as textbooks and popular science articles for National Geographic Magazine, Oceanus, Redbook, and Wired.com. Dr. Berwald's engaging and entertaining style is evident in her blog: Fried Eggs In Spain is a recent

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Different Stings Around The World

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Pat Gallant-Charette unfailingly comes out of the oceans from her training or long marathon swims with a bright, wide smile. For those who know her well, this sunny demeanor is not surprising. For those who understand the pain of jellyfish stings, it is. "I've been stung by jellyfish while swimming the

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