Do Whales Get the Bends?

Do Whales Get the Bends?

Answers to 118 Fascinating Questions About the Sea

Book - 2010 | 1st ed.
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Using a question and answer format, this entertaining book addresses a multitude of general interest questions about all aspects of the sea. Have you ever wondered-
- Does drinking seawater drive you mad?
- Do fish drink water?
- Does anything eat jellyfish?
- How do flying fish fly?
- Why do icebergs float?
Do Whales Get the Bends? will answer these and over a hundred other intriguing questions. Inspired by questions raised whilst the author was guest lecturer on cruise ships, this fascinating and informative book is a light-hearted, surprising and absorbing read for anyone interested in the sea in its many forms. Each bite-sized entry is no more than two or three pages long, making it an ideal book to dip into for anyone interested in the oceans and the teeming life above and below them.
Publisher: London : Adlard Coles Nautical, 2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781408113264
Branch Call Number: 551.46 Ric
Characteristics: x, 165 pages : illustrations, maps


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And 117 other questions to do with the sea. This is a fun Q&A format that makes it easy to dip in and out of to find the answers to what you're interested in.

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