Eric the Pliosaur, one of the most interesting fossils on the planet

Finding complete fossils of dinosaurs and amphibians is a difficult task, with museums and universities spending millions of dollars to reconstruct and acquire these ancient specimens. » 3/07/13 8:40am 3/07/13 8:40am

The Tiny Sea Creatures That Want to Eat Your Bones

Researchers at the Monterey Bay Aquarium are currently studying a group of yet-unnamed boneworms of the genus Osedax. The worms' larvae infest the carcasses of dead animals found on the ocean floor and gradually chow down on the bones. [PhysOrg] » 11/11/09 3:00pm 11/11/09 3:00pm

A First Look at the World's Largest Stingray

The giant smalleye stingray is a rare and elusive creature, winging quietly off the coast of Mozambique. Now, for the first time, this largest of the stingray species has been captured on film. » 11/09/09 12:00pm 11/09/09 12:00pm

When You're Not Really Sorry that Your Sea Monster Ate Your Date's…

In this scene from sadly-cancelled show Surface » 8/11/08 5:30pm 8/11/08 5:30pm, we learn a valuable lesson: Sometimes a poodle deserves to be eaten by a baby sea monster. After finding weird glowing egg in the ocean, fourteen-year-old Miles rears the baby sea monster that hatches from it — even though it's somewhat fierce and has the power to…