(I’m dedicating this post to one of my mentors, F.E.J. Fry, and to University of Hawaiʻi, a great place for me.) Choosing where to obtain one’s graduate education is important. Choosing well is even more important, because a future career… Read More »Serendipity – How Not? To Choose a University for Graduate Studies
It’s hard to miss, standing tall above the general canopy height of corals on a Caribbean reef, looking somewhat like an ancient castle with multiple turreted towers. If a castle had been designed by corals, that is. Multiple tall columns,… Read More »Homage to pillar corals, Dendrogyra cylindrus.
Anyone who has watched one or two documentaries about coral reefs will have heard about cleaning stations. A number of small fish species and some small crustaceans maintain stations, locations on the reef, where they engage in cleaning of larger… Read More »Coral Reefs – beauty and wonder lie within superficially simple stories about their residents