Create and share a new lesson based on this one.

About TED-Ed Originals

TED-Ed Original lessons feature the words and ideas of educators brought to life by professional animators. Are you an educator or animator interested in creating a TED-Ed original? Nominate yourself here »

Meet The Creators

Contributor_small
Christian Sardet

Director
Orrv63gtxxk7lhgqymz5
Noé Sardet

Director
Oeraghdylpj0peryiy1z
Sharif Mirshak

Director
Nthgz680b2z7zg1wjegb
Tierney Thys

Educator

Share

Additional Resources for you to Explore

To learn more about plankton, see The Secret Life of Plankton, part 1 of this 2 part TED-Ed series on plankton.

Learn more about sea urchin and planktonic origins and the Plankton Chronicles. http://www.planktonchronicles.org/en/episode/10

Tara Oceans Expedition is an exploration of plankton across the world’s oceans. They have been organizing missions aboard the research schooner Tara for the past nine years to learn more about the impact of climate change on ecosystems, and provide samples and data to the scientific community.
http://oceans.taraexpeditions.org

Explore the Census of Marine Life, a 10-year international effort to assess the diversity, distribution, and abundance of marine life. http://www.coml.org/

Dive into TED’s collection of talks on the ocean, from jaw-dropping dives to the beautiful math of coral reefs.
http://www.ted.com/themes/ocean_stories.html

Teded-square-logo
TED-Ed
Lesson Creator
New York, NY