Lobsters are considered to be the cockroaches of the sea.
The Sea Anemone looks like a flower, but it's actually a carnivorous animal that eats small fish and shrimp.
Most hurricanes rage harmlessly in the sea.
Hurricane season is from June to November when the seas are at their warmest and most humid, which are ripe conditions for a hurricane to develop.
The whale has the slowest metabolism of all animals. Despite its great size, it lives on one of the smallest of all creatures, the microscopic plankton found throughout the sea.
The weasel and the ermine are the same animal. This mammal's coat changes with the seasons - in its white winter coat it is known as an ermine, in its brown coat it is a weasel.
The sea lion can swim 6,000 miles, stopping only to sleep. They are susceptible to sunburn, and if put on board a ship will get as seasick as man.
The Pacific Ocean encloses an area larger than all the land surfaces of the earth put together.
The Amazon River discharges 4.2 million cubic feet of water per second in the Atlantic Ocean.
Ninety-seven percent of the world's water is in the ocean.