The Secret Life of Plankton [TED-Ed]

Here’s a nice 6-minute clip, using high-quality videos of zooplankton and phytoplankton to give an overview of the microscopic world in the ocean.

A teaspoon of seawater can contain a million living organisms.

A nice link to food chains and webs, as well as classification.

About Stephen

Director of Learning & MYP Coordinator at Canadian Academy, Kobe, Japan. Formerly MYP HS Science & IBDP Bio teacher and missing it terribly. Twitterist (@sjtylr), dad and bloggerer.

Posted on April 3, 2012, in Ecology & Conservation (Core and Options), TED talks. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Love it, thanks Steve!

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