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Read & Download Ý PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook â Claire Nouvian The Deep features than two hundred color photographs of terrifying sea monsters living fossils and ethereal bioluminescent creatures some photographed here for the very first time Accompanying these breathtaking photographs are contributions from some of the world’s most respected researchers that examine the biology of deep sea organisms the ecology of deep sea habitats and the history of deep sea explorationAn unforgettable visual and scientific tour of the teeming abyss The Deep celebrates the incredible diversity of life on Earth and will captivate anyone intrigued by the unseen and unimaginable creatures of the deep sea . It's full of amazing not entirely believable photographs of crazy deep sea critters it's got it's own web site you can see lots of them here But still it's far from perfect I just don't understand why many of the ultra crisp images are broken up by double page spreads and whilst it's in no way meant to be an academic book there's just not enough text very little info about the bizarre creatures makes it too much of a first reader Perfect birthday present fodder and I'll have a dumbo octopus for Christmas please

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Summary The Deep The Extraordinary Creatures of the Abyss 100 Ù [KINDLE] ✽ The Deep The Extraordinary Creatures of the Abyss ❁ Claire Nouvian – Dogsalonbristol.co.uk On dry land most organisms are confined to the surface or at most to altitudes of a hundred meters—the height of the tallest trees In the ocean On dry land most The Extraordinary Epub #219 organisms are confined to the surface or at most to altitudes of a hundred meters the height of the tallest trees In the oceans though living space has both vertical and horizontal dimensions with an average depth of The Deep eBook #216 meters the oceans offer % of the space on Earth where life can develop And the deep sea which has been immersed in total darkness since the dawn of time occupies % of ocean space forming the planet’s largest habitat  Yet these depths Deep The Extraordinary PDF #9734 abound with mystery The deep sea is mostly uncharted only about percent of the seafl. I am dotty Giddy Over the moon in love with The Deep If I still had one I'd be writing Mr Mrs The Deep on my Trapper Keeper With lots of little hearts This is one of the most beautiful books I've ever seen Absolutely gorgeous photos of the denizens of the deep showing incredible detail There's enough text to be informative but not enough to intrude on the pretty pretty pictures

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The Deep The Extraordinary Creatures of the AbyssOor has been mapped with any reasonable degree of detail and we know very little about the creatures that call it home Current estimates about the number of species yet Deep The Extraordinary Creatures of PDFEPUBto be found vary between ten and thirty million  The deep sea no longer has anything to prove it is without doubt Earth’s largest reservoir of lifeCombining the latest scientific discoveries with astonishing color imagery The Deep takes readers on a voyage into the darkest realms of the Deep The Extraordinary Creatures of PDFEPUBocean Revealing nature’s oddest and most mesmerizing creatures in crystalline detail. The photographs in this book are AMAZING The creatures are unusual and stunning and alien My favorites Fireworks physonect siphonophore on page 84 looks like fireworks; Larvae of Spantagoid heart urchins page 67 almost looks like fragile jewelry; Ping pong tree sponge page 187 looks like a 1960s light fixture Just incredible photography and the most unusual creatures you've ever seenBook DescriptionPublication Date March 15 2007 | ISBN 10 0226595668 | ISBN 13 978 0226595665 | Edition First EditionOn dry land most organisms are confined to the surface or at most to altitudes of a hundred meters—the height of the tallest trees In the oceans though living space has both vertical and horizontal dimensions with an average depth of 3800 meters the oceans offer 99% of the space on Earth where life can develop And the deep sea which has been immersed in total darkness since the dawn of time occupies 85% of ocean space forming the planet’s largest habitat Yet these depths abound with mystery The deep sea is mostly uncharted—only about 5 percent of the seafloor has been mapped with any reasonable degree of detail—and we know very little about the creatures that call it home Current estimates about the number of species yet to be found vary between ten and thirty million The deep sea no longer has anything to prove; it is without doubt Earth’s largest reservoir of lifeCombining the latest scientific discoveries with astonishing color imagery The Deep takes readers on a voyage into the darkest realms of the ocean Revealing nature’s oddest and most mesmerizing creatures in crystalline detail The Deep features than two hundred color photographs of terrifying sea monsters living fossils and ethereal bioluminescent creatures some photographed here for the very first time Accompanying these breathtaking photographs are contributions from some of the world’s most respected researchers that examine the biology of deep sea organisms the ecology of deep sea habitats and the history of deep sea explorationAn unforgettable visual and scientific tour of the teeming abyss The Deep celebrates the incredible diversity of life on Earth and will captivate anyone intrigued by the unseen—and unimaginable—creatures of the deep sea