The night of the sea stars

Area n° 13 on the "Mankind and Shores" tour

The secret life of sea stars

Come and join us at the Mankind and Shores forum to learn all about the secret life of sea stars. This placid creature can in actual fact be a fearsome predator. Take a closer look at its unique techniques for survival.

Included with your ticket

The "Night of the sea stars" activity is included with your ticket. Just turn up at area n° 13 on the "Mankind and Shores" tour at the time indicated in the schedule of activities.

The Ocean Mag

Browse through our Ocean Mag

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Nausicaá forum on the deep sea

Faced with the threat of deep-sea mining, we must join forces to protect the deep seabed!

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What is the water column?

What lies beneath the surface of the ocean?


What do fish look like in the water column?

Depending on whether they live in open water or on the bottom, fish in the water column have a morphology adapted to their living environment.