Citizens of the Sea: Wondrous Creatures From the Census of Marine Life

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National Geographic #ad - National geographic underwater photographers and the Census of Marine Life capture the astonishing diversity and the most intriguing organisms in the ocean in this riveting book, by marine scientist Nancy Knowlton. As you read lively vignettes about sea creatures’ names, mating habits, migration, and more, defenses, you’ll be amazed at wonders like .

The odd relationships common in the marine world. Some will feed in both Arctic and Antarctic waters within a single year. For many, the standard five senses are just not enough. The almost inconceivable number of creatures in the marine world. From a dental hygienist for fish to a walrus’s one-night stand, you’ll find beauty, practicality, and plenty of eccentricity in sea-life socialization.

Citizens of the Sea: Wondrous Creatures From the Census of Marine Life #ad - The incredible distances that seabirds and other species cover. National Geographic Society. Brilliantly photographed and written in an easygoing style, Citizens of the Sea will inform and enchant you with close-up documentation of the fascinating facts of life in the ocean realm. From the bounty of microbes in one drop of seawater, we can calculate that there are more individuals in the oceans than stars in the universe.

The sophisticated sensory abilities that help these animals survive.

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Ocean: A Visual Encyclopedia

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DK Children #ad - An engaging visual encyclopedia for kids, packed with stunning photography and amazing facts on every aspect of ocean life. From the arctic to the caribbean, simple, tiny plankton to giant whales, our oceans are brought to life with astonishing images, stylish graphics, sandy beaches to the deepest depths, and crystal-clear text explanations in Ocean: A Visual Encyclopedia.

Dk's visual encyclopedias are the first substantial series of encyclopedias aimed at young children, designed to excite and entertain, while offering a comprehensive overview of core subjects. From science and the human body to animals, and more, space, ocean, each book combines fun facts, amazing pictures, and crystal-clear explanations to take kids into the wonders of our world.

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Ocean: A Visual Encyclopedia

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DK Children #ad - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. An engaging visual encyclopedia for kids, packed with stunning photography and amazing facts on every aspect of ocean life. From the arctic to the caribbean, our oceans are brought to life with astonishing images, stylish graphics, tiny plankton to giant whales, simple, sandy beaches to the deepest depths, and crystal-clear text explanations in Ocean: A Visual Encyclopedia.

Ocean: A Visual Encyclopedia #ad - Dk's visual encyclopedias are the first substantial series of encyclopedias aimed at young children, designed to excite and entertain, while offering a comprehensive overview of core subjects. From science and the human body to animals, each book combines fun facts, ocean, space, amazing pictures, and more, and crystal-clear explanations to take kids into the wonders of our world.

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Marine Biology For The Non-Biologist

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Independently published #ad - It’s extremely interesting and informative and a must for any student wishing to take a career in marine biology, or for anyone wishing to know more about the sea. This book is that memorable experience we all have of hearing someone narrate or speak while we stand in awe in front of a screen or massive aquarium, but we’re creating our own images as we read along, and when we’re finished we’re ready to run out the door and connect the dots in person.

Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Andrew’s work may well motivate people to take a more active interest in the study and preservation of our rich and diverse marine life. Who would guess that the limpet is actually a one footed creature which slides around like a snail, having a home base surrounding a feeding territory? These are just some of the many fascinating facts which Andrew uncovers in his book.

The book is crammed full of interesting facts and is written in a straight forward succinct and informative way making it is easy for the layman to read and understand. I am extremely impressed. Andrew describes in fascinating detail and in a humorous and light hearted manner the secret lives of our many different sea creatures, or beasties as he likes to call them.

Marine Biology For The Non-Biologist #ad - Andrew caine has managed to produce a highly readable masterpiece which takes the reader on a magical and sometimes scary journey into the world of the planet’s marine life, plankton, looking at the complex ecosystems with algae, shell fish, coral reefs and even whales. As andrew points out, there is even more still to discover and who knows maybe one day a cure for cancer may be even be developed from understanding toxins in marine animals.

Throughout the book the reader is kept entertained by Andrew’s unique writing style and amusing turn of phrase.

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Ultimate Oceanpedia: The Most Complete Ocean Reference Ever National Geographic Kids

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National Geographic Children's Books #ad - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. National Geographic Society. Amazing facts,  weird-but-true facts,  along with conservation tips,  illustrations,  photos,  and diagrams are found throughout this book,  and a mini ocean atlas. Challenges to the health of our ocean and its creatures are also presented along with what people are doing to keep it pristine for generations to come.

Ultimate Oceanpedia: The Most Complete Ocean Reference Ever National Geographic Kids #ad - From tsunamis and sea turtles to riptides and reefs,  learn all about the creatures,  science, and ecology of our oceans,  which cover more of the planet than all the continents and are just as important! Travel through all parts of the ocean to learn how it affects of our world, including storms and climate.

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Ocean: The Definitive Visual Guide

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DK #ad - National Geographic Society. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. From the geological and physical processes that affect the ocean floor to the key habitat zones, flora, and fauna, this is the definitive reference to the world's oceans. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. The power and wonder of the ocean is as strong today as ever, and new discoveries beneath melting ice, in developing reefs, with new expeditions to its depths, and on shores around the world.

Ocean: The Definitive Visual Guide #ad - To celebrate, coverage of major events like Superstorm Sandy and the Fukushima tsunami, we are releasing a second edition of Ocean, with the latest scientific research, and new graphics and images. Ocean includes an atlas of the world's oceans and seas compiled using satellite data, brand-new 3-D Earth modeling, and remarkable photography of the marine world that explores the interaction between people and the ocean environment.

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Marine Science for Kids: Exploring and Protecting Our Watery World, Includes Cool Careers and 21 Activities For Kids series

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Chicago Review Press #ad - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. In these pages, chemistry, including geology, and biology in both salt- and freshwater environments, you’ll delve deep into the science of aquatic study, and gain insight into the real-world practice of aquatic science. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Hands-on activities in each chapter make learning fun.

Kids can: make an edible coral reef; explore marine camouflage; construct a water-propelled squid; test methods of cleaning up an oil spill; experiment with ocean acidification; and much more. You’ll uncover some of the most pressing challenges facing marine environments and find out how you can use your talents to make a difference.

Marine Science for Kids: Exploring and Protecting Our Watery World, Includes Cool Careers and 21 Activities For Kids series #ad - Real-life marine scientists share what inspires them every day and provide insights into their exciting careers. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. You’ll discover how and why oceans move, whales and dolphins, squids and octopuses, penguins and other seabirds, including sharks and rays, and learn the answers to questions such as “Why is the ocean blue?” You’ll meet cool creatures, and many more.

Do you ever dream of being a marine explorer or adventurer? Are you a fan of cool, cutest, or creepy creatures? Then here’s some good news: some of the coolest, cute, and creepiest creatures live in Earth’s oceans and other watery places. Marine science for kids is a colorful, fun, photo-filled guide to exploring our underwater world.

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Animal Journal: Marine Animals of the World: Notes, drawings, and observations about animals that live in the ocean

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Walter Foster Jr #ad - From sea turtles to bottlenose dolphins and sharks, adventure awaits as explorers travel across the globe to catch a glimpse of the world's most wondrous marine animals. Animal journal: marine animals of the World guides readers on an exploration of the world's most fascinating marine animals, from the adorable sea lion to the majestic killer whale.

Young naturalists will explore different habitats, both near and far, from the icebergs in the arctic to the depths of the Pacific Ocean. National Geographic Society. This guide to the undersea world also provides fascinating facts about each featured marine animal, including its scientific name, habitat, average size, diet, and other details.

Animal Journal: Marine Animals of the World: Notes, drawings, and observations about animals that live in the ocean #ad - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. This naturalist's notebook gives budding biologists the opportunity to explore new and unfamiliar species of mammals, fish, reptiles, birds, and cephalopods they may not otherwise see in person, along with well-known and favorite marine animals. Marine animals of the world features gorgeous and detailed illustrations that paint a realistic picture of many marine animals,  and highlights the subtle differences between the subspecies.

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DK Eyewitness Books: Fish: Discover the Amazing World of Fish How They Evolved, How They Live, and their We

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DK Children #ad - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. See the lethal jaws of a piranha, a porcupine fish "puffing up, " how a dogfish swims, what a fish looked like 400 million years ago, growth rings on a fish scale, and a fish with legs. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. National Geographic Society. Here is an exciting and informative guide to the fascinating world of fish.

Learn how a school stays together, which male fish can "give birth, " how a stickleback builds its nest, why some fish swim upside down, how a stingray stings, and why fish need water to breathe. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Striking color photographs of tropical fish, how they behave, and more offer a unique "eyewitness" view of the natural history of fish, seahorses, eels, and how they survive.

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Simon & Schuster Children's Guide to Sea Creatures

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers FBA-|279723 #ad - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. This concise and accessible single volume encyclopedia is an indispensable guide to the marine world. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Utilizing the format that has made this series a success, this reference book offers full-color pictures, amazing photos, and in-depth focus spreads that bring intriguing facts to light.

National Geographic Society. Welcome to the world's oceans, where you'll find tiny plankton and mammoth blue whales, fierce hammerhead sharks and Antarctic penguins. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley.

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Marine Biology: A Very Short Introduction Very Short Introductions

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Oxford University Press #ad - National Geographic Society. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Not simply a textbook of definitions, each volume in this series provides trenchant and provocative yet always balanced and complete discussions of the central issues in a given discipline or field. The marine environment is the largest, most important, and yet most mysterious habitat on our planet.

Eventually, the series will encompass every major academic discipline, offering all students an accessible and abundant reference library. Whatever the area of study that one deems important or appealing, whatever the topic that fascinates the general reader, the Very Short Introductions series has a handy and affordable guide that will likely prove indispensable.

Marine Biology: A Very Short Introduction Very Short Introductions #ad - Mladenov also looks at a number of factors that pose a significant threat to the marine environment and to many of its life forms threats such as overfishing, coastal development, plastic pollution, nutrient pollution, the spread of exotic species, oil spills, and the emission of climate changing greenhouse gases.

Oxford university Press, USA. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Every very short introduction gives a readable evolution of the subject in question, demonstrating how the subject has developed and how it has influenced society. About the series:oxford's very short introductions series offers concise and original introductions to a wide range of subjects from Islam to Sociology, Literary Theory to History, Politics to Classics, and Archaeology to the Bible.

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