Marine Biology Chess over Twitter

Twitter recently bumped all the users up to 280 characters, which just seems excessive.

Unless you invent a new and delightful way to play chess, and are a marine biology nerd.

An epic match between Dr. Andrew Thaler, and Dr. David Shiffman had simple rules. Using marine biology emojis, the chess game had only two additional rules: 1) every move had to be accompanied by a fact about the animal 2) all captures had to be accompanied with detailed description of how the kill went down. Read more about it here!

8๐Ÿง๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿกโœ–๏ธ๐Ÿง
7โœ–๏ธ๐Ÿฆˆ๐Ÿฆˆ๐Ÿฆˆ๐Ÿฆˆ๐Ÿฆˆ๐Ÿฆˆ๐Ÿฆˆ
6โœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธ๐Ÿฌโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธ
5๐Ÿฆˆโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธ
4โœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธ๐Ÿฆ€โœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธ
3โœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธ๐Ÿฆโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธโœ–๏ธ
2๐Ÿฆ€๐Ÿฆ€๐Ÿฆ€โœ–๏ธ๐Ÿฆ€๐Ÿฆ€๐Ÿฆ€๐Ÿฆ€
1๐Ÿšโœ–๏ธ๐Ÿฆ‘๐Ÿ™๐ŸŒ๐Ÿฆ‘๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿš

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