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Life in the sea

When you paddle in the sea, you’re entering another world, full of some of the strangest creatures on the planet. Fish of all shapes and sizes swim in the oceans but not everything that lives beneath the waves is a fish. Down on the seabeds, crabs scuttle into their burrows and giant squids peer through the darkest, deepest waters with their football-sized eyes. Discover some of the bizarre creatures that live beneath the waves.

Did you know?

Only 150 years ago scientists thought that the depths of the seas were totally lifeless.