The Kid Should See This

How Life Begins in the Deep Ocean – TED Ed

From the team that brought us The Secret Life of Plankton and The Plankton Chronicles comes this wonderful TEDEd video from their amazing microscopic footage, re-created to explain How Life Begins in the Deep Ocean:

Where do squid, jellyfish and other sea creatures begin life? The story of a sea urchin reveals a stunningly beautiful saga of fertilization, development and growth in the ocean depths.

from TEDEd.

This feature is being tested. Saves will disappear if you clear cookies. Find saved videos here.

🌈 Related videos

Live Stream: NOAA’s Okeanos Explorer in the Mariana Trench

Rion Nakaya

Four jellies that diffract rainbow light like iridescent spaceships

Rion Nakaya

Cyanobacteria from the pond to the lab – Pondlife

Rion Nakaya

Do jellyfish sleep?

Rion Nakaya

From Drifter to Dynamo: The Story of Plankton – Deep Look

Rion Nakaya

An up-close look at tardigrades and their poop

Rion Nakaya

The seafloor microscope that can reveal corals’ secrets

Rion Nakaya

BBC’s Nature’s Microworlds: a preview of The Deep Sea

Rion Nakaya

A Surprising Appetite for Dead Jellyfish

Rion Nakaya

 
Browse the TKSST Video Collections

Get 7 smart videos delivered every week.

 

Subscribe