Connect with Nature – It’s World Environment Day!

Here at Kraken, we talk about the environment a lot. But today, we don’t want to only talk about it. We want our readers to experience it. So this World Environment Day, take a moment to step away from your computers and phones. Appreciate the world around you. Connect with nature. And if you need … More Connect with Nature – It’s World Environment Day!

Guest Blog: What’s the Deal with Sea Level Rise?

Shannon Hulst Jarbeau is a Certified Floodplain Manager with the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension / Woods Hole Sea Grant, and recipient of the 2017 James Lee Witt Local Award for Excellence in Floodplain Management from the national Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM). She provides technical assistance on floodplain and coastal management issues, with a … More Guest Blog: What’s the Deal with Sea Level Rise?

The Weird and Wonderful World of Marine Worms

I’m about to tell you a secret. I hate snakes and worms. No, actually, hate isn’t a strong enough term. I passionately abhor them. Rationally, as a biologist, I understand their important role in ecosystems. But irrationally, there’s something about a creature with no appendages that really disgusts me. That being said, there are some … More The Weird and Wonderful World of Marine Worms