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Fish Tattoos

Beel says, if you’re going to get tatted, get a fish.  There are some really nice fish tattoos out there.  Beel presents a selection of these on Pinterest. Beel must not … Continue reading

March 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

The British Discover Their Feet: Fish Pedicures To The Rescue

Four or five years ago, or so, a number of spas in the USA began offering fish pedicure treatments.  These treatments, imported from the Middle East, use a small minnow … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

A Fish So Dangerous, It Has A Bounty On Its Head

Beel asks you to imagine a fish so dangerous that there literally is a bounty on its head.  A fish so terrible, that it had to change its name.  What would … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · 2 Comments

Michigan Voters Support Asian Carp Immigration Reform

“Michigan voters know a lot about Asian carp and 93% of those in a new poll said they are somewhat or very concerned about the fish getting into Lake Michigan, … Continue reading

February 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Is The Sea Cucumber A Keystone Species?

Ecologists refer to species with wide-ranging effects in an ecosystem as keystone species:  in reference, of course, to the keystone in a masonry arch.  For years, corals have been recognized … Continue reading

February 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

Better Get Your Umbrella: It Looks Like Fish

Beel loves fish festivals, so Beel loves the Festival de la Lluvia de Peces (Festival of the Rain of Fishes), held May through July in Yoro, Honduras since 1998.  Pretty much … Continue reading

February 2, 2012 · 5 Comments

Fugu. And Google, Too

Fugu, a dish prepared from the pufferfish shows up in the news from time to time, as in the recent article, “How the puffer fish gets you high, zombifies you, … Continue reading

January 30, 2012 · 1 Comment

Measuring Interest in Shark Attacks With Google

In recent weeks and months, there have been a number of well publicized shark attacks, in the USA, Australia, and South Africa. Beel’s general sense of this is there are more … Continue reading

January 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Are Fisheries Overexploited? It’s Deja Vu All Over Again

For like the 32nd consecutive year, the United Nations (UN) reports that the World’s fisheries are overexploited.  But now, finally, we have someone to blame.  Wealthy Asians.  Beel says, come on. … Continue reading

January 25, 2012 · 3 Comments

Two Hundred Years of Tuna

Andy Warhol once said, “In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes.” For bluefin tuna, the future occurred on Wednesday January 4, 2012.  By now, almost everyone is aware that a … Continue reading

January 25, 2012 · 2 Comments

What’s An Eelpout? And Why Is There A Festival?

Woo hoo, says Beel! The 33rd Annual International Eelpout Festival will be held February 17, 18, and 19, 2012 at Leech Lake, Walker, Minnesota. The festival is known for a … Continue reading

January 24, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Alabama Rig: A Search For Insight

In October of 2011, Paul Elias kicked some major bass, landing 20 largemouth bass weighing 102.8 pounds in the aggregate, winning $100,000 in the FLW Tour Open tournament on Lake Guntersville, … Continue reading

January 22, 2012 · Leave a comment