How to determine the age of a lobster figured out

Scientists have finally figured out how to determine the age of a lobster.

Newly discovered crab species named Areopaguristes tudgei

A new species of hermit crab recently discovered on the barrier reef off the coast of Belize has been named Areopaguristes tudgei - after the American University biologist who first found it.

US family finds crab with Osama`s face

An American family claims to have found a crab whose belly has a striking resemblance to Jesus Christ as well as slain Osama bin Laden.

Crabs `fake it to avoid fights`

Apparently crabs also deceive. In fact, they fake their strength to avoid a fight, a study has revealed.

Now, a computer that can develop hypotheses

Scientists claim to be developing a computer which can read vast amounts of scientific literature, make connections between facts and develop hypotheses, almost in a similar way to humans.

New `strawberry` crab species found off Taiwan

A marine biologist says he has discovered a new crab species off the coast of southern Taiwan that looks like a strawberry with small white bumps on its red shell.

Crab vision `mapped` for better robotic sight

In a key breakthrough which
could be used to improve sight for robots, scientists have for
the first time mapped crab vision.