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
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
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
Learn more about one of the world’s most famous rivers, the Mississippi!
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.
We’ve put together a devilishly tricky halloween brainteaser, testing your knowledge of scary movies and abstract thinking skills.
We have plenty of beautiful creatures at Blue Reef Tynemouth. However, did you know that the UK coastal waters are home to large populations of scintillating sea creatures too? So hold your breath (though not for as long as one of our cownose seals, who can manage 25 minutes between gasps), as we take you … Continued