Creature Feature: House Hunting, Hermit Crab-Style

By Erin Connelly and Jen Schill of the Biomimicry Institute Have you ever wondered how hermit crabs are able to find perfectly sized shells as they grow bigger and bigger? Most hermit crabs can be as small as a few millimeters but can grow up to a few inches in length. That’s quite a big difference! Luckily, some of these organisms have found an ingenious … Continue reading Creature Feature: House Hunting, Hermit Crab-Style