Aliens of the Deep

Find out more about deep-sea animals and the adaptations that help them survive in the depths then get creative and design your own 'alien of the deep'.

Aliens of the Deep

About Aliens of the Deep

Take part in a wild workshop thanks to the Marine Conservation Society. Find out more about deep-sea animals and the adaptations that help them survive in the depths then get creative and design your own 'alien of the deep'.

For ages 7–11. Workshop must be booked upon arrival.

Presented by Dynamic Earth

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