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Figures concerning Coral Reefs

Every year, corals attract about 15 million tourists in 3000 diving centres registered in more than 90 countries. They provide to populations of the countries they border an essential source of food. A healthy reef can give more than 15 … Continue reading

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What is a healthy ecosystem like ?

Have a look at these images, and discover a real healthy ecosystem near Easter Island ! Video by Nat Geo Wild

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Bioluminescent Plankton and their defense mechanism

Millions of years of evolution have given the ability to some kind of plankton to glow in the dark. It is a defense mechanism called bioluminescence or chemiluminescence, that some creature on land also have. Moreover, zoo plankton and single-celled … Continue reading

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The Woodlouse and its Underwater Cousins

Recognize this ? Closely related isopod live very deep in the sea, the difference : the underwater environment allow them to grow much bigger ! Check it out by clicking here ! 

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Amazing Underwater Species have extraordinary Survival Skills

The ability to fly out of the Water; undetectable colors and “Stay Away from me” colors; disgusting secretion… Ocean ecosystems are full of creative defense mechanism ! Check some sea creatures skills by clicking here !

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Deep sea creatures and Scientist discoveries

Crustacean, weird fish, gelatinous zooplankton, jellyfish… The deeper waters are populated with creatures biologically close to the ones we know, they are a bit different though and scientist discover new species constantly. Have a look at some pictures by clicking … Continue reading

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