• zebra
  • Also going to a secluded castaway island in the Philippines where beaches were covered with starfish, zebra fish in shallow sea, greeted by Dolphins when going out on the boat, I never knew such a place could exist it was really magical! (couchsurfing.com)
  • depths
  • A. brevispinus lives on soft substrates, perhaps buried in the substrate at times like other soft substrate-inhabiting starfish, at moderate depths where presumably the surface is regular and there is little wave action. (wikipedia.org)
  • Honolulu
  • I've been studying deep-sea Hawaiian starfish since the mid 1990s and in fact, my very first EVER publication was a checklist of Hawaiian starfish based on material at the Bishop Museum in Honolulu. (blogspot.com)
  • On July 9, 1962, at 09:00:09 Coordinated Universal Time (nine seconds after 11 p.m. on July 8, Honolulu time), the Starfish Prime test was detonated at an altitude of 400 kilometres (250 mi). (wikipedia.org)
  • wide
  • The coast of the peninsula forms one of the chain's main land features, a 300-metre (328 yd) wide bay (Starfish Bay). (wikipedia.org)
  • Make
  • Starfish make an interesting memento and can be a decorative object for your home. (ehow.com)
  • The rate of movement was slower than that of the control starfish and it was thought that this slower speed might improve the ability of the starfish to taste the water and make accurate comparisons of odour concentrations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The cover is stabilized with Peltex to make it stiff not soft, and the inside pages are foundation pieced and each (roughly) 3' square separated by windowpane sashing. (etsy.com)
  • body
  • When the starfish is removed from the water, the body surface ruptures and the body fluid leaks out, so the body collapses and flattens. (wikipedia.org)
  • Parasitic snails are sometimes found in or on the body of this starfish. (wikipedia.org)
  • back
  • He came upon a boy who was throwing starfish back into the ocean as fast as he could. (blogspot.com)
  • The fossil record for starfish is ancient, dating back to the Ordovician around 450 million years ago, but it is rather poor, as starfish tend to disintegrate after death. (wikipedia.org)
  • Previous
  • None of the control starfish moved purposely in any direction, tending to move in random directions, circling and crossing their previous paths. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the U.S. Government Project Officer's Interim Report on the Starfish Prime project: "Previous high-altitude nuclear tests: YUCCA, TEAK, and ORANGE, plus the three ARGUS shots were poorly instrumented and hastily executed. (wikipedia.org)
  • play
  • Play media The scientific name Asteroidea was given to starfish by the French zoologist de Blainville in 1830. (wikipedia.org)
  • special
  • The starfish is the special love of Janaina, her messenger. (sourcepointtherapy.com)
  • Findings also confirmed the existence of a starfish-shaped structure that covers a "special vertex," an opening in the capsid where genetic material leaves the virus to infect its host, and an indentation in the virus's genetic material itself is positioned opposite this opening, Rossmann said. (bio-medicine.org)
  • test
  • 12 of the test starfish (20%) moved towards the target and got within 15 cm (6 in) of it in the allotted 15 minute timespan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Starfish Prime was a July 9, 1962 high-altitude nuclear test conducted by the United States, a joint effort of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) and the Defense Atomic Support Agency. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Starfish test was one of five high-altitude tests grouped together as Operation Fishbowl within the larger Operation Dominic, a series of tests in 1962 begun in response to the Soviet announcement on August 30, 1961 that they would end a three-year moratorium on testing. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Starfish test was originally planned as the second in the Fishbowl series, but the first launch (Bluegill) was lost by the radar tracking equipment and had to be destroyed in flight. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • The starfish in any area may synchronise their emission of gametes which will increase the chance of fertilization taking place. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the Starfish Prime detonation, bright auroras were observed in the detonation area as well as in the southern conjugate region on the other side of the equator from the detonation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Coppermine island covers an area of 75 ha (190 acres). (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Linckia multifora is a variously colored starfish in the family Ophidiasteridae that is found in the Indian Ocean and Red Sea. (wikipedia.org)
  • marine
  • A trip to the beach often provides an opportunity to collect shells and marine inhabitants, including starfish. (ehow.com)
  • The initial zoning plan for the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park was fully implemented in 1989, with no-take zones covering 4.5 percent of the region. (redorbit.com)
  • Starfish are marine invertebrates. (wikipedia.org)
  • song
  • Nathanson also covered the Prince song "Starfish & Coffee" for the children's album For The Kids Too. (wikipedia.org)
  • A translated cover version of the song, "Brane srušit ću sve" by "Prljavo kazalište", reached top 10 in Croatia. (wikipedia.org)
  • range
  • Thus there is a strong need, not only for better instrumentation, but for further tests covering a range of altitudes and yields. (wikipedia.org)
  • great
  • Starfish Prime caused an electromagnetic pulse (EMP), which was far larger than expected, so much larger that it drove much of the instrumentation off scale, causing great difficulty in getting accurate measurements. (wikipedia.org)
  • color
  • There is a simple process to properly preserve the color of a starfish you've collected. (ehow.com)
  • On cars with the optional D/L package, the roof featured an outlined quarter-vinyl cover that was available in matching or contrasting color. (wikipedia.org)
  • a "landau" vinyl roof with opera windows (coupe only), color-keyed wheel covers, reclining seats covered in velveteen cloth, and woodgrain instrument panel overlays. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • The Starfish Prime electromagnetic pulse also made those effects known to the public by causing electrical damage in Hawaii, about 1,445 kilometres (898 mi) away from the detonation point, knocking out about 300 streetlights, setting off numerous burglar alarms and damaging a telephone company microwave link. (wikipedia.org)
  • Single
  • Their highest charting single, "You're So Vain", was a cover version of Carly Simon's 1972 hit. (wikipedia.org)
  • In August they released their debut single - a cover version of Carly Simon's "You're So Vain" - which reached No. 11 on the ARIA Singles Chart. (wikipedia.org)
  • island
  • citation needed] A total of 27 small rockets were launched from Johnston Island to obtain experimental data from the Starfish Prime detonation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The island covers 1 km2 (0.39 sq mi), and is steep, rising to 234 metres (768 ft). (wikipedia.org)