California Academy of Sciences: Science @ Home - The Case for Deep Reef Protection

Hear from an Academy ichthyologist and coral biologist about why diving the Twilight Zone is so exciting—and important.

Could deep reefs save shallow reef animals from the threats coral reefs around the world are facing? Researchers took to the water to find out and discovered that these ocean “twilight zones” are not the refuges they hoped.

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Science @ Home

Got some science-loving small frys at home? Keep them engaged with an all-new array of themed activity packs created for kids ages 4-11, packed with guided videos, hands-on crafts, and real experiments. New packs published every month!

Science Topics
Biology, Ecology, Oceanography, Zoology
Coral & Anemones
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade

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