I've always wanted to learn to surf, and I am an eternal beach bum, and have had the opportunity all of my life. This picture right here says it all of why Ive never went surfing with my friends =( Sharkaphobia please go away soon.
Patterns of sea stars as exquisite mosaics, attractive, and each time is different. Cambodia (Photo and caption by Andrey Narchuk/Nature/National Geographic Photo Contest) Beautiful Iron stained quartz mosaic inspiration.
A bait ball, or baitball, occurs when small fish swarm in a tightly packed spherical formation about a common centre. It is a last-ditch defensive measure adopted by small schooling fish when they are threatened by predators.
Yes, this is an animal. The Spanish dancer (Hexabranchus sanguineus - meaning "blood-colored six-gills") is a dorid nudibranch (sea slug). I think it's great color and design inspiration for a crocheted afghan.
The bobtail squid has a unique relationship with a bacteria, Vibrio fischeri. This bacteria helps the squid hide from predators at night. Photo by grnhrn - Creepy but all nature is beautiful in some way.