Tag: Lobsters

Lobsters Are Not Immortal, They Actually Die An Exhausting Death

A Twitter thread had gotten viral for explaining why lobsters are not immortal despite having the ability to live for hundreds of years. The thread discussed how the species actually died of exhaustion performing a process called ‘molting.’

Animals June 25, 2018

Do Lobsters Feel Pain? Here’s What Science Has To Say

Can lobsters feel pain the same way humans and other animals can? Scientists have tried to answer this question for quite some time now but have reached different conclusions. Here's what they have to say about it.

Animals January 15, 2018

Switzerland Bans Boiling Of Lobsters, Other Crustaceans Alive

Improvement of animal rights laws prompted the Swiss government to ban the boiling of live lobsters, a common culinary practice in restaurants. The new law sparked a debate on whether crustaceans can feel or sense pain.

Animals January 13, 2018

Wonder Why Lobsters Change Color When Cooked? Here's The Answer

When lobsters are subjected to heat via steaming or boiling, a certain type of protein in their shell is destroyed, revealing their true color.

Earth/Environment April 30, 2015

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