Saturday, May 24, 2014

Fact of the Day: Warm Ocean

The Indian Ocean is the warmest ocean in the world. However because of its temperature, plankton have a hard time surviving. Since plankton are a major source of food for a lot of ocean creatures, marine life is very limited in comparison to other oceans. 

17 comments:

Weekend-Windup said...

I didn't come to know about this information! Thanks for sharing!

Kati said...

That's interesting since you'd always think warmth basically equals life!

-Kati

Bob Bushell said...

Yea, the plankton are always on everyones dinner!!!!!!!!!!!!

Optimistic Existentialist said...

This really illustrates how important every member of the food chain is. They are all interdependent.

Emmylou said...

Did not know this. Thanks again for sharing these kinds of info, Adam:)

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DEZMOND said...

I didn't know about the limited sealife in it

Margaret D said...

That's interesting.

Pat Hatt said...

Knew it was warm but didn't know about sealife

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

That is very interesting.

Holy Ghost Writer said...

There goes my lochness monster theory

Pilar Domínguez said...

It was totally new for me. Interesting topic about plancton. Kisses:)

Instant Milk said...

Oh wow, I didn't know that! Cool fact to know!

stephen Hayes said...

I did not know this. And I hear the oceans are getting warmer all the time.

Gloria Baker said...

I do'nt have idea. Adam!
And always heard the Pscifiv ocean

Caro * said...

I did not know that :)

bj said...

So interesting....