Deep Sea Dispatch

Basking Shark

Basking Sharks

You know that fish (including sharks) breathe through their gills, but did you know that some sharks eat through

Minke Whale

Minke Whales

I love whale-watching. There’s the boat, the gentle rocking of the waves, the sea breeze, and, of course, the whales!

Blue Whale

Whales: Greatest Hits

Our local Center for Coastal Studies does a lot of great work, but one of my favorite things they do is host Whale Week.

Hammerhead Shark

Sharks: Greatest Hits

This is a very special post in honor of the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week! Our top-four favorite sharks.


Cape Cod’s Cutest Creatures

What’s the perfect way to kill some time when you’re early for your ferry? A quick trip to the New England Aquarium!

Don’t Call Me A Seagull

Did you know that there is no such bird as a “seagull”? There are lots of different species of gulls, but not that one!