False killer whale

Yes, the false killer whale is a real species of oceanic dolphin that reaches a maximum length of 6 m (20 ft). The name comes from the similar skull characteristics of the killer whale (Orcinus orca).

Pick me up

At the start of a new week it’s easy to feel scooped up and carried along without warning just like this young sea otter here.

Why You Can Stay Positive About Our Oceans

Recent scientific research suggests that it’s important celebrate our environmental success in order to motivate further evidence-based action! That’s why this week on The Biofriendly Podcast we acknowledge some of the positive stories about protecting our oceans, why we should make a TV show called Fish Police, and does Noel speak fluent whale?

Sea Lion Hugs | Green Wings Award

Take a look at this cute video of a diver getting a big hug from a sea lion. We love the moment when the sea lion backs up for a moment and puts a fin on the diver’s face, so that’s why we had to make this the winner of our Green Wings Award! Source […]

The Feather Star

This is a type of Crinoid called a Feather star, a bizarre walking plant-like creature which live for about 1 year at a time. Crinoids have been around for more than 530 million years!

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Recycling Plastic: Can Businesses Do It Effectively at a Low Cost?

It is becoming increasingly important for businesses that produce plastic waste to recycle it effectively. This not only helps protect the planet, but it improves various aspects of the business as well. 2017 was a big year for opening the nation’s eyes to the damage plastic is doing to the world’s oceans. The BBC’s highly […]

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Biofriendly Inventions That Could Change The Way We Live

Sustainability is going to be a hot topic of conversation for a very long time, especially if we’re serious about protecting the environment and taking steps to counteract climate change. Many of us have parents, grandparents and great grandparents who all incorporated sustainable and biofriendly actions into their day-to-day lives. Growing gardens, composting, using leftovers […]

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Little Sea Turtle

A cute, little sea turtle checking out the coral and surrounding sea life in the ocean near Koh Phi Phi, Thailand. Image by Ryan Kartzke | Used with permission via the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommerical-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic license.

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Bright and Colorful Angelfish

Nature has a way of sometimes just taking your breath away. We feel today’s Image of the Day is one of those moments. Take a look at this amazingly colorful Angelfish. Not just a splash of color against the natural, orange coral in the ocean behind it, this beauty is a sign of life in […]

Submerged Motorcycle | Green Wings Award

Congratulations to the submerged motorcycle this diver found for winning this week’s Green Wings Award. While living the remainder of its life in the water was probably not the bike’s ultimate goal, and it may have been better off being recycled, we’re glad to see it has no problem allowing sea life to hang on […]