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An Organism that is visible from Space

A cluster of brightly colored Acanthastrea coral also known as Pineapple coral, Artichoke coral, Starry cup coral.
The elephant is the largest land animal. The Blue whale is the largest sea animal. But however big these animals may be, they can not size up to the colonies built by tiny little sea creatures - the coral. The colonies built by corals are called coral reefs. Coral reefs can be as huge as big islands or even...

Fire in Water

July 8: A flame moved through water! Unbelievable? But it is true.This was the Olympic flame. It was carried under water last week.Why, one would ask. Because the games are being held in Sydney this year. The Olympic Games are held once in four years. And each time it is held, the Olympic flame is lit in Athens, the birthplace...

The Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef, which lies off the coast of Australia, is the world's largest coral reef. It stretches 2010 kilometres along the north-east coast of Australia. Many kinds of corals grow here. Some pink, some orange, some bright blue and some yellow.It is like a great underwater garden. Bright coloured fishes and plants live around the turquoise waters...