Posts Categorized: Mollusks

Exploring the Intelligence of Mollusks

As human beings we often gravitate towards animals, specifically mammals that behave like us. The more a fuzzy little critter displays human qualities, the more adorable and intelligent we believe that it is. However, there are so many animals that are not like us that also display a high level of intelligence. Let’s take a… Read more »

Cone Mollusks – Medical Treatment on Land from the Sea

We have much to learn from our oceans and the creatures that live within them. Not only are we discovering new fish and animals every year, but it is what’s within them that’s the real surprise. It turns out that some species of mollusks actually create toxins that can help scientists to come up with… Read more »

Flossing May Be Bunk, but Not Mollusks!

This just in: according to the Associated Press, the benefits of flossing have never been scientifically tested! This means that for all those years our dentists were telling us that flossing was proven to reduce the risk of gum disease and other oral health ailments may have been misinformation. While the jury may still be… Read more »