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Videos

Seaview Science: Giant clams

Learn how giant clams become so giant in this Seaview Science Video.

Seaview Science: Clownfish symbiosis

​Learn more about the most well known fish on the Great Barrier Reef.

Seaview Science: Jellyfish

Learn more about another amazing creature that lives in our coral oceans - the jellyfish.

Seaview Science: Coral reefs

Learn about the importance of coral reefs with Professor Ove Hoegh-Guldberg​.

Seaview Science: Coral polyps

Learn about the various types of coral polyps with Professor Ove Hoegh-Guldberg.

Underwater classroom: Clownfish

Richard Fitzpatrick gives an underwater talk about clownfish aka Nemo-fish.

Underwater classroom: Reef shark

Shark specialist Richard Fitzpatrick shares his research methods when studying Reef Sharks.

Underwater classroom: Sea cucumber

Marine biologist Richard Fitzpatrick talking about Sea Cucumbers in an underwater lesson.​​

Underwater classroom: Wall of mouths

​A quick underwater lesson about the Great Barrier Reef's food chain.​

How have penguins adapted?

What makes penguin feathers so special?

Coral expedition: Wonders of coral

Enjoy the wonders of this unique environment


Images & slideshows

Ocean experts

Find out about some of the ocean explorers, scientists and experts working with us

Penguin adaptations interactive

Learn about penguin features that have contributed to their survival

Coral life (advanced)

Coral life gallery with additional taxonomic and behavioural information

Adaptation on the reef

Learn how different creatures have adapted to life on the reef

Shapes and patterns on the coral reef

A gallery focusing on the variety of structures, patterns and textures seen on the reef

Coral life cycle

Find out how corals grow and reproduce

Nudibranchs

Enjoy the diversity in the wonderful world of sea slugs or nudibranchs

Reef scales

From tiny polyps to hundreds of miles, discover the different scales in the coral ecosystem

Coral life

Find out more about the amazing variety of life on the reef

UK marine life

Explore the diversity of UK marine life

Penguin evolution

Penguin evolution described through a series of illustrations

Arctic life interactive

Explore more about the different living things in the Arctic.


Discovery Collections



Units

Frozen Oceans X-Curric 7 - 11

Frozen Oceans Geography 11 - 14

Frozen Oceans Science 11 - 14

Frozen Oceans Geography 14 - 16

Frozen Oceans Science 14 - 16

Our Ocean Planet Science Geography 7 - 11

Plankton, Plastics and Poo Science 14 - 16

Coral Oceans Science 7 - 11


Lessons

Assessment

How do we mitigate coral reef destruction?

What are the impacts of coral reef destruction?

How do humans use coral reefs?

What are the components of the coral reef ecosystem?

What is the structure of a coral reef?

Where is Timor Leste and why does it have coral reefs?

Lesson 7.

How can you make sure your discoveries have an impact?

Lesson 6.

Do zooplankton eat microplastics? (Conclusion)

Lesson 5.

Do zooplankton eat microplastics? (Experiment set-up)

Lesson 4.

Do zooplankton and microplastics occur together?

Lesson 3.

What are microplastics and where do they come from?

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