Marine Organisms

Some articles on marine organisms, marine, organisms:

Permian–Triassic Extinction Event - Extinction Patterns - Possible Explanations of These Patterns
... The most vulnerable marine organisms were those that produced calcareous hard parts (i.e ... However, hypoxia cannot have been the only killing mechanism for marine organisms ... The observed pattern of marine extinctions is also consistent with hypercapnia (excessive levels of carbon dioxide) ...
Biological Oceanography
... Marine biology is the scientific study of organisms in the ocean or other marine or brackish bodies of water ... have some species that live in the sea and others that live on land, marine biology classifies species based on the environment rather than on taxonomy ... Marine biology differs from marine ecology as marine ecology is focused on how organisms interact with each other and the environment, and biology is the study of the organisms ...

Famous quotes containing the words organisms and/or marine:

    The white man regards the universe as a gigantic machine hurtling through time and space to its final destruction: individuals in it are but tiny organisms with private lives that lead to private deaths: personal power, success and fame are the absolute measures of values, the things to live for. This outlook on life divides the universe into a host of individual little entities which cannot help being in constant conflict thereby hastening the approach of the hour of their final destruction.
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    God has a hard-on for a Marine because we kill everything we see. He plays His game, we play ours.
    Stanley Kubrick (b. 1928)