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Night Colors

Did you know that fishes exhibit different colors at night?  The color pigment cells (chromatophores) are more spaced out at night, giving vibrant fish a dull look.  They do this to conserve energy, afterall, maintaining color in the absence of light is useless.  The same thing can happen to a fish in the daytime if it […]

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Nightlife in the MLCD

I decided to go for a little night snorkel yesterday.  Here’s what I saw:

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