Marine Animals

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2009

    Miami Dolphins Literally Slaughtered on South Park

    ‚ÄčLast night, likenesses of your Miami Dolphins were literally slaughtered on South Park, which was a lot more enjoyable than watching them get figuratively slaughtered on the field most Sundays. We just pretended every player was Ted Ginn Jr., and it was rather cathartic.For some context: In last ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2009

    A Different Kind of Dolphins Football

    Head over to the merry old land of Wales where they are less than familiar with the joys of America's favorite sport, and mention "Dolphins Football," and the wildcat offense might not be the first thing that comes to mind. Depending on how imaginative your new Welsh friend is, he might giggle at th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2009

    Dead Shark in the Dirty Street

    via N3T10's flickrSometimes Miami deserves its reputation as slightly Third-World. Police last night found a six-foot nurse shark lying in the middle of a street in Overtown. It apparently had been there since 7 p.m., but no one bothered to call the cops for two hours.  ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2009

    305 Photo of the Day: Will You Be There

    We came across this photo of a killer whale at Miami Seaquarium on Thilosalmon's Flickr, and it got us thinking about Free Willy, which in turn got us thinking about Michael Jackson again. Everyone grieves in their own way; apparently we grieve in random associations.

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2009

    Mexican Navy Finds Sharks Stuffed to the Gills with Cocaine

    This story doesn't really have a local hook per se, but I know you all love sharks, and I know you all love cocaine. So what if somehow, some way, sharks and cocaine came together in one slightly amusing but ultimately troublesome incident? Well, thanks to the ingenuity of Mexican drug lords, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2009

    Drink a Smoothie, Help a Sea Turtle at Jamba Juice Today

    Jamba Juice and Caribbean Conservation CorporationSlirp for a good causeIt's a win win, folks.  Show up to Jamba Juice today, purchase a smoothie or other healthful snack, and the company will donate 20 percent of the sale to help ensure the survival of sea turtles.  It's all in cooperatio ... More >>

  • Culture

    January 22, 2009

    A New Mythology

    Cuban duo Guerra de la Paz turns trash into a funky otherworld.

  • News

    August 21, 2008
  • News

    June 12, 2008

    Shark Huggers

    Tourists can't wait to get next to them — even if they are eating machines.

  • Culture

    May 1, 2008

    Art with Laughs

    A new Lincoln Road show delivers the sting of comedy.

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2008
  • Film

    August 23, 2007

    Arctic Tale

    Now playing

  • News

    August 16, 2007

    Go into the Water

    It stops sharks and sunburn. Hell, it costs less than $10 per bottle.

  • Film

    November 30, 2006

    Now Playing

    Happy Feet

  • Home Entertainment

    June 22, 2006

    Shark Bites

    Jaws Unleashed is as sloppy as it is gory

  • News

    September 8, 2005

    Draft This Dolphin!

    It's new, it's cool, and Huizenga hates it

  • Film

    July 21, 2005

    Miracle on Ice

    The life of the emperor penguin isn't easy, but it might make yours seem better

  • News

    May 19, 2005

    Letters from the Issue of May 19, 2005

    Shark killers, whimpering liberals, and demanding drag queens

  • News

    May 5, 2005

    Dead Meat

    This time it just might be Mark "the Shark" Quartiano who ends up being filleted

  • News

    March 3, 2005

    Letters from the Issue of March 3, 2005

    Dance music, Stevie Wonder, pot-smoking teens, and Leona Helmsley

  • News

    February 17, 2005


    Seaquarium stonewalls about the health and well-being of Lolita the orca

  • Film

    September 30, 2004


    Cruel, vapid, and unfunny, this Shark bites

  • Calendar

    July 8, 2004

    Soggy Sonorities

    Sky of blue, sea of green, super symphony

  • City Life

    May 13, 2004


    Russ Rector

  • News

    October 23, 2003

    Revenge of the Misfit Toys

    A year ago, three South Florida friends began sewing plush dolls for fun; now they're at the vanguard of a toy revolution

  • Film

    October 9, 2003

    Greetings to the New Brunette

    Shirley Henderson juggles a love triangle in the Midlands

  • Recreation

    May 15, 2003


    El Capitan Marine & Fishing Center

  • Calendar

    August 1, 2002

    Hope on the Half-Shell

    Note to self: Help save sea turtles while watching them hatch!

  • Recreation

    May 16, 2002


    Cookie's World

  • Finest Foods

    May 16, 2002


    Scotty's Landing

  • Best of Miami

    May 16, 2002

    Barry Kulick

    Personal Best

  • Calendar

    May 2, 2002

    Send in the Clown Fishes

    Fishy times, these, that can support the 46th annual Marine Aquarium Show

  • Music

    September 20, 2001

    Dolphin Song

    Fred Neil may find fame now that he's in a better place

  • News

    August 16, 2001

    Swimming with the Sharks

    An eight-year-old's severed arm and a broker's chewed-off leg aren't enough to convince Florida to ban interactive diving

  • Calendar

    August 2, 2001

    Dolphin Days

    The Original Florida Keys Ladies Dolphin Tournament

  • Recreation

    May 17, 2001

    Best Snorkeling Spot

    Looe Key National Marine Sanctuary

  • City Life

    May 17, 2001

    Best Not-So-Cheap Thrill

    Swim with the dolphins

  • Calendar

    August 17, 2000

    Fin Tales


  • City Life

    May 11, 2000

    Best Not-So-Cheap Thrill

    Helicopter rides

  • News

    July 8, 1999

    Livin' la Vida Orca

    Howard Garrett carries the torch for an aging aquatic entertainer named Lolita

  • News

    January 15, 1998

    Do Not Try This at Home!

    Like a lot of people, Manny Puig has a hobby. Unlike a lot of people, his hobby involves riding alligators and sharks.

  • News

    May 8, 1997
  • News

    June 13, 1996
  • News

    June 6, 1996

    If You Sink It, They Will Come

    Creating an artificial reef is no longer a slam-dunk affair, despite an abundance of missile sites, water towers, and wanna-be philanthropists

  • News

    May 9, 1996
  • News

    April 18, 1996

    Shark Bait

    Treasure hunter, diving extremist, and aspiring filmmaker Ron McManmon launches the ultimate party barge and introduces the gentleman's sport of shark riding

  • News

    October 5, 1995

    Lather Not

    At the urging of dolphin activist Russ Rector, Paul Mitchell Systems tells Miami Seaquarium, "You're all wet!"

  • News

    August 16, 1994

    The Language of Nature

    Destruction. Upheaval. Change. Rebirth. In the two years since Hurricane Andrew, Biscayne National Park has had to learn an entirely new vocabulary

  • News

    September 1, 1993

    The Flap Over Flipper

    So you want to swim with the dolphins? Be prepared for two things: An argument from activists and a chance that the dolphins will make contact -- serious contact.

  • News

    February 24, 1993

    A Sea of Trouble

    For 66 days Bill and Simonne Butler drifted together on a tiny raft in the Pacific. After they were finally rescued and came back to Miami, they drifted apart.

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