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The Marine Biology Coloring Book, 2e (HarperCollins Coloring Books)
The Marine Biology Coloring Book, 2e (HarperCollins Coloring Books)
by Thomas M Niesen
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With text completely rewritten and updated, including technological breakthroughs and discussions of recent weather trends such as El Ni$o, and 20% new drawings, this favorite will hook both serious marine biology students and weekend beachcombers.... (read more)

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Octopus!: The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea
Octopus!: The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea
by Katherine Harmon Courage
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No one understands the octopus. With eight arms, three hearts, camouflaging skin, and a disarmingly sentient look behind its highly evolved eyes, how could it appear anything but utterly alien? Octopuses have been captivating humans for as... (read more)

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Kraken
Kraken
by Wendy Williams
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Presents a study on squids and other cephalopods that describe their resilience throughout history, the truth behind the misconceptions about them, and the research being done on them that could help scientists understand the human brain.... (read more)

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The Extreme Life of the Sea
The Extreme Life of the Sea
by Stephen R. Palumbi
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"The oceans are our most precious treasure, full of creatures and stories more fantastic than any science fiction. The Extreme Life of the Sea is a fascinating exploration of this vast mysterious universe. Wonderfully written, it will grab you from page... (read more)

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Stung!: On Jellyfish Blooms and the Future of the Ocean
Stung!: On Jellyfish Blooms and the Future of the Ocean
by Lisa-ann Gershwin
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Our oceans are becoming increasingly inhospitable to life—growing toxicity and rising temperatures coupled with overfishing have led many marine species to the brink of collapse. And yet there is one creature that is thriving in this seasick... (read more)

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Poseidon's Steed: The Story of Seahorses, from Myth to Reality
Poseidon's Steed: The Story of Seahorses, from Myth to Reality
by Helen Scales
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Seahorses lead quiet lives, tucked away out of sight on the seafloor. It is rare to catch a glimpse of a seahorse in its natural habitat. But even if few have seen one live, these exotic, seemingly prehistoric creatures exist quite vividly in our... (read more)

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Deep Water: Deep Water Profondeurs Des Eaux Aguas Profundas
Deep Water: Deep Water Profondeurs Des Eaux Aguas Profundas
by Julian Caldecott
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Packed with full-colour pictures from the world's leading marine photographers, Deep Water is an exploration and celebration of the beauty of marine life. From the simplest organisms to the magnificence of whales, the diversity, inter-dependency and... (read more)

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Enclosed Experimental Marine Ecosystems: A Review & Recommendations
Enclosed Experimental Marine Ecosystems: A Review & Recommendations
by Carol M Lalli
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Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Coastal and Estuarine Studies Series, Volume 37. The application of mesocosms, defined in this report as artificial experimental enclosures ranging in size from 1 m3 to 10 m3, to address various... (read more)

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Lobster: A Global History (Edible)
Lobster: A Global History (Edible)
by Elisabeth Townsend
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Other than that it tastes delicious with butter, what do you know about the knobbily-armoured, scarlet creature staring back at you from your fancy dinner plate? Food writer Elisabeth Townsend here charts the global rise of the lobster as delicacy.... (read more)

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Osmoregulation and Drinking in Vertebrates
Osmoregulation and Drinking in Vertebrates
by N Hazon
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"Osmoregulation and Drinking in Vertebrates" presents some of the most exciting recent advancements in the area of osmoregulation, from the control of gene expression to whole animal response. The volume discusses the differences and similarities in the... (read more)

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Beneath the Sea in 3-D
Beneath the Sea in 3-D
by Mark Blum
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Dive into the world's most exotic waters without even getting wet This amazing collection of stereoscopic photographs brings to life the spectacular creatures of the deep like never before. A truly foolproof 3-D experience, Beneath the Sea in 3-D is... (read more)

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Discoveries of the Census of Marine Life: Making Ocean Life Count
Discoveries of the Census of Marine Life: Making Ocean Life Count
by Paul Snelgrove
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Over the 10-year course of the recently completed Census of Marine Life, a global network of researchers in more than 80 nations has collaborated to improve our understanding of marine biodiversity past, present, and future. Providing insight into this... (read more)

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California Marine Life
California Marine Life
by Marty Snyderman
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California Marine Life is an invaluable guide to common marine species and various habitats found along the California coast. It is fully illustrated with brillliant color photographs of the fantastic creatures that live in these waters.... (read more)

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Sea Life of the Aleutians: An Underwater Exploration
Sea Life of the Aleutians: An Underwater Exploration
by Reid Brewer
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In the nearshore waters of Alaska’s remote and pristine Aleutian Islands is an astoundingly diverse and beautiful undersea world that is captured here for the first time, through color photographs taken by research divers. The photographs in this... (read more)

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Invaders of the Great Lakes: Invasive Species and Their Impact on You
Invaders of the Great Lakes: Invasive Species and Their Impact on You
by Wildlife Forever (cor)
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Invasive species are among the worst conservation threats to our natural resources. They destroy habitat and are among the leading causes for fish and wildlife to be added to the Threatened and Endangered Species Lists. This book describes 39 aquatic... (read more)

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*guide To Marine Life : Caribbean-bahama (96 Edition)
*guide To Marine Life : Caribbean-bahama (96 Edition)
by Marty Snyderman
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A layman's guide to identifying and understanding the marine life while scuba diving.... (read more)

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Killers of the Seas: The Dangerous Creatures That Threaten Man in an Alien Environment
Killers of the Seas: The Dangerous Creatures That Threaten Man in an Alien Environment
by Edward R Ricciuti
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Killers of the Seas is a rousing, scientifically sound survey of all the sea creatures that instill dread in the hearts of humans. Edward Ricciuti, a science writer with a passion for scuba diving and oceanographic expeditions, has swum eye-to-eye with a... (read more)

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Sea Turtles (Worldlife Library)
Sea Turtles (Worldlife Library)
by Jeff Ripple
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Millions of sea turtles once roamed the earths oceans. Within the past five centuries, trade in sea turtle meat, eggs, shells, oil, and leather has driven almost every species to the brink of extinction. Explore the world of the sea turtle in this... (read more)

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Sharks and Whales
Sharks and Whales
by Leighton Taylor and Mark Carwardine and Erich Hoyt
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Sharks and rays provoke strong emotions in all of us, even if our only encounter with them has been via the movie screen or the pages of a novel. Are they beauty or beast? Are they predator or prey? The public attitude to whales, dolphins, and porpoises,... (read more)

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The Search for the Giant Squid: An Authoritative Look at the Biology and Mythology of the World's Most Elusive Sea Creature
The Search for the Giant Squid: An Authoritative Look at the Biology and Mythology of the World's Most Elusive Sea Creature
by Richard Ellis
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Kraken is the traditional name for gigantic sea monsters, and this book introduces one of the most charismatic, enigmatic, and curious inhabitants of the sea: the squid. The pages take the reader on a wild narrative ride through the world of squid... (read more)

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