Step-by-Step Guide: How to Draw a Monkey

Most often found leaping across tree branches in rainforests around the world, monkeys are primates, which means that they’re members of the most developed and intelligent group of mammals alongside humans and apes. These cheeky creatures are social butterflies with heaps of personality, which is why in this blog, we’ll be giving you step-by-step instructions … Continued

Most Colourful Fish in the World Revealed!

As one of the oldest classes of animals, fish are an incredibly diverse group, with masses of variation in size, shape and colour. These characteristics are designed to help them fit into their environment – for example, A fish may need to be small enough to hide in the reefs they call home or have … Continued

How to Draw a Stingray

Stingrays are some of the most unique sea creatures that exist today. They are known for their friendly expression and sharp, stingingbarbs making them a particular standout creature at Tynemouth Aquarium. Although they are rather slim, their shape cannot be mistaken for anything else, with wide wings that allow them to gracefully glide through the … Continued

How Are Coves Formed?

Did you know that there are all kinds of fascinating structures that can be created in our oceans and seas? From deep tunnel systems to coves, it’s amazing to learn about how and why they form. Coves are pretty common in coastal areas. They’re created through erosion, but what exactly does that mean? Let’s take … Continued

Strangest Plants Found in the Sea

The ocean is home to an abundance of sea creatures, most of whom are truly fascinating and have unique features in order to help them survive their environment. However, marine life also extends to a vast array of plants that have also evolved and developed to get the most out of their aquatic home. These … Continued

How to Make Reading Fun for Kids

Here are our top tips on how to make reading fun for kids. And since we’re all about marine animals, we’ve also included a few of our favourite ocean-themed reads that your fish-mad youngster may like to try.

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