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Horseshoe Crab

Why Is Horseshoe Crab Blood So Vital To Pharmaceuticals?

Posted 03.12.2014 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Laura Moss: If you've ever taken medication or received a surgical implant, thank a horseshoe crab. Although they look...

WATCH: Cute Science Geek Gets Answer To Horseshoe Crab Question

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 08.14.2013 | Science

An inquisitive 11-year-old got his science questions answered when HuffPost Live introduced him to a researcher who offered some insight into horsesho...

Living Fossils Go to Town on NYC Beaches

Kelly Rypkema | Posted 08.19.2013 | Green
Kelly Rypkema

If any of the tagged critters are recaptured, scientists can estimate how many spawned, plus get information on survival rate and migration habits. Why is it important to help the horseshoe crab survive and thrive?

The Hottest Horseshoe Crab Orgy You'll See All Day

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 05.11.2012 | Weird News

Right now, these prehistoric crabs are getting straight freak-nasty at a shore near you. Yes, it's springtime, which means horseshoe crabs are once...