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Sex, Drugs, and Sea Slime

Sex, Drugs, and Sea Slime
The Oceans’ Oddest Creatures and Why They Matter
Ellen Prager

“Prager plumbs the depths for strange or marvelous organisms, first wowing us with their weirdness and then reeling us in with their worth—be it culinary, medicinal, biotechnological, or recreational. Her exuberant writing reveals a personal enthrallment with her protagonists. She’s the perfect guide for an undersea exploration.”—Audubon Magazine

Chasing Science at Sea

Chasing Science at Sea
Racing Hurricanes, Stalking Sharks, and Living Undersea with Ocean Experts
Ellen Prager

“Ellen Prager’s delightful and engrossing book, Chasing Science at Sea, is a compilation of hundreds of field stories from marine scientists of all disciplines. They are woven together with interesting facts, descriptions of various field activities, and the lessons learned from setbacks to create a rich and multifaceted portrayal of the world of marine field research.… Chasing Science at Sea truly succeeds in communicating the challenges, excitement, and sheer fun of marine science in a way that is accessible to all.”—Oceanography

Sex, Drugs, and Sea Slime

Hagfish Slime and Lobster Rolls
The Oceans’ Oddest Creatures and Why They Matter
Ellen Prager

Hagfish Slime and Lobster Rolls is excerpted from Sex, Drugs, and Sea Slime and forms an excellent introduction to the wonders of sea creatures and the human role in marine ecology.