Earlier this week, the New York Times published an article titled “Loving the Chambered Nautilus to Death.” How could this be possible? Have we really turned the tides of fate for the chambered nautilus simply by loving it too much?
Wait, what’s that you say? What is a chambered nautilus? Oh, you know. It’s a cephalopod with six generally recognized species contained within two genera. Still not ringing a bell?
Perhaps, a photo would help: