Archive for the 'Chilean Sea Bass' Category

Chilean sea bass: What’s in a name?

My coworker just started eating lunch… some type of pungent fish concoction. The horrid odor reminded me that I should post something about the Chilean sea bass, I mean, the toothfish.

The Chileans were the first to market toothfish commercially in the United States, earning it the name Chilean sea bass, although it [...]

The Coming Slime Age

jwz posted a link to A Primeval Tide of Toxins, an article about the affect of climate changes and increased pollution on the worlds oceans. Basically the oceans are moving towards once again being ruled by fireweed, jellyfish, and other primordeal creatures. This quote from the article sums it up:

“We’re pushing [...]