Ocean Life & Ecosystems

From the tiny to the titanic, from the familiar to the undiscovered, the ocean offers a stunning diversity of marine life and nearly every kind of habitat imaginable. Dive in and explore them here.

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Bioluminescence is one of the more captivating adaptations that have evolved in marine animals. It's the ability of organisms to create and emit light. Dive underwater and you may witness lightshows of red, green,...
Australia’s Great Barrier Reef (or the GBR as it is known to reef aficionados)...
Stare at a tide pool and you will often see a crust of pink coating the bottom...

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Microbes are some of the most important organisms in the sea. These miniscule organisms provide an important link in the food web between the...
Bacteria are everywhere in the ocean. They live in the water, on virtually...

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Sharks are much older than dinosaurs. Their ancestry dates back more than 400 million years, and they are one of evolution’s...