The dance of Tarantella spins a tale of venom, passion, and salvation. Originating in the Middle Ages, it was believed to cure tarantula bites, melding music and movement to combat the venom’s fever.
Biodiversity refers to the wide range of creatures that can be found in a given region, including macroorganisms like whales and insects as well as microbes like bacteria. Ecosystems are like an elaborate web, with each species and organism playing a role in keeping things in check and ensuring the survival of other forms of life.
Deep within Mexico's semi-arid forests, the Mexican wolf, or Canis lupus baileyi, roamed. This striking creature, both in appearance and genetics, was once abundant in regions like Arizona, Texas, and New Mexico. However, European colonization and subsequent challenges led to its near-extinction.
Discover the extraordinary life on Mexico's Islas Marías – home to yellow-headed parrots, serene Marías Island rabbits, and mysterious crab spiders. This secluded paradise holds an ecological tapestry found nowhere else on Earth!
In the face of global coral bleaching events that threaten a quarter of marine life, the isolated Islas Marías archipelago off Mexico's coast stands as a beacon of resilience. Home to a staggering 16 species of vibrant corals, the islands boast a thriving, diverse marine ecosystem.
In the biodiverse marine waters of Islas Marías, three species of sea turtles—Olive Ridley, Hawksbill, and Green—are teetering on the brink of extinction. Facing natural predators is just one part of their struggle; the real threat comes from human activities.
In an era marred by oceanic hyper-pollution, climate change, and overfishing, Islas Marías emerges as a sanctuary for marine life. As a designated biosphere reserve, it is home to vital species of sharks, turtles, and mollusks.
Bahía de Los Ángeles is emerging as a hotspot for specialized sport fishing in the Gulf of California, luring enthusiasts with a kaleidoscope of seasonal catches. From jack mackerel in spring to white tuna in winter, the bay offers a dynamic fishing experience.