A Closer Look at the Development and Most Significant Characteristics of Barrier Reefs
Barrier reefs are among the most prevalent and well-known types of coral reefs in the world. Among the most significant locations where they can be found is also the Great Barrier Reef, the largest known conglomeration of coral reef formations in the world.… more
What Is an Atoll Reef and What Are Its Main Characteristics?
An atoll reef is essentially a type of reef that was formed surrounding a body of water such as a lagoon. These types of ring shaped coral formations often form tiny islets that protect the lagoons and the central island behind it.… more
The Sperm Whale – Facts Regarding Anatomy, Feeding Habits And Reproduction
The sperm whale, also called cachalot, is the largest toothed whale and the largest toothed predator on the planet. With a distinctive appearance and block-shaped head, this species is easily recognizable. These whales are cosmopolitan species meaning that they inhabit most waters around the world, from the poles to the equator.… more