Fringing Reef

Science / Geology / Fringing Reef: A coral reef that is directly attached to a landmass not made of coral.

Threefold Death

Entertainment / Literature / Threefold Death: According to Dan Wiley's entry in Duffy's Medieval Ireland: An Encyclopedia, threefold death is a motif of the early Irish aideda in which a victim is killed by three different means in rapid successi MORE

Fringing Reef

Science / Geology / Fringing Reef: A coral reef that is directly attached to a landmass not made of coral. MORE

Coral Reef

Science / Marine Biology / Coral Reef: A wave-resistant structure resulting from cementation processes and the skeletal construction of hermatypic corals, calcareous algae, and other calcium carbonate-secreting organisms MORE

Coastal Reef

Science / Marine Biology / Coastal Reef: A coral reef occurring near and parallel to a coastline MORE

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