Scampi the Shrimp®

The silent guide to every show, Scampi the Shrimp® doesn't mind reminding everyone who does all the real work around here, especially since he has to suffer through all of Toro's jokes, which seem to make Scampi's day even longer. 

Since the rest of The Super Fins cover their respective topics, Scampi covers overall topics of conservation and breaking news.

Are we living in a sixth extinction?

November 11, 2016

By Ker Than, Stanford University An unprecedented pattern of extinction in the oceans today that selectively targets large-bodied animals over smaller creatures is likely driven by human fishing, according to a new Stanford-led study. “We’ve […]

What is NASA doing in the Great Barrier Reef?

November 4, 2016

From NASA A NASA airborne mission designed to transform our understanding of Earth’s valuable and ecologically sensitive coral reefs has set up shop in Australia for a two-month investigation of the Great Barrier Reef, the […]

Could fish have accents?

October 28, 2016

From Exeter University Professor Simpson, who has listened to the vocalisations of fish using sophisticated underwater listening equipment, has identified variations in the “voices” of cod from America and Europe. Different ‘dialects’ have been found […]