crabs

These Pom-Pom Crabs Are Everybody’s Super Bowl Mascot

These Pom-Pom Crabs Are Everybody’s Super Bowl Mascot

Just in time for today’s big game, Israeli researchers observed boxer crabs and their adorable habit: Grasping onto sea anemones like puny pom-poms, ready to cheer your favourite team. And the crabs really like those pom-poms — so much so that they will fight you if you try to steal…

El Niño Gives California Crabs

El Niño Gives California Crabs

This year’s monster El Niño is truly a monster — it’s been blamed for killing coral reefs. Add another die-off to the list: Southern California beaches are blanketed in hundreds of thousands of tiny crabs. So many that it’s turning the beaches red.