For an enlightening look into the mysteries of marine life, it's not even necessary to leave the shore. Just look down through the water in a tide pool, and see a world in miniature. Discover how tide pools form, what cool plants and animals live within them, and how you can safely explore tide pools on your own! Once you know what you're looking for, you'll find a whole new world of underwater wonder will open up to you!
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Science Chapters: All About Tide Pools by Monica Halpern