Sunset over tidepool - Alison Young
Sun, Moon, and Seas
The Sun and Moon have a profound effect on Earth's oceans and ocean life. Changes in sunlight spark different animal behaviors and drive the base of the ocean foodweb; the phase of the Moon triggers coral reproduction; the Moon's Moon?s gravitational pull causes Earth?s tides; and more! Explore the impact of our celestial neighbors on our home planet in this live, fifteen-minute program.
Sun, Moon, and Seas runs June 10 - September 5, 2016
Check our daily calendar for show times.
In Hohfeld Hall. No passes necessary, all ages welcome.
Want more resources on tides, corals, seasons, ocean life, moon phases, and more? Check out these links below:
- California Academy of Science Research
- Why do we have seasons?
- Lunar Cycle effects on coral
- SECORE International
- Citizen Science Tidepool Bioblitz - Snapshot Cal Coast 2016