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Posts tagged crabs

September 9, 2015


blue crab on sand bar

Amazing Crabs        

When in between exoskeletons, blue crabs rely on an inner hydrostatic skeleton to move about.

September 17, 2007


Red samurai mask and helmet

Samurai Crabs

900 years ago, legend has it that the surviving members of a losing Japanese army threw themselves into the water, and were turned into crabs.

November 13, 2003


Amazing Crabs

Learn about the differences between soft-shelled and hard-shelled crabs on this Moment of Science.

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