A Lobster Love Story, or not…

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 by Julia

Bob the lobster looked deep into the eyes of Lucy the lobster, and said, “It’s too dark down here at the bottom of the Gulf of Maine to see you, so I can’t really tell you how beautiful you are, but will you be my lifelong mate?” How sweet, it’s the perfect lobster love story... But wait! Lobsters don’t actually mate for life! Bridget Altman, a marine biologist, wrote this hilarious article describing what the lobsters’ mating ritual is really like. Turns out its not too romantic. It might be a bit of a Valentine’s Day buzz kill, but you should check it out!

http://marinesciencetoday.com/2016/02/14/lobsters-a-love-story/



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