Learn More About Mighty Mac
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Videos Click to see videos of the bridge, including Henry Zeman's historic photos taken during the construction of the Mackinac Bridge.
Bridge Activities Click for some fun bridge building activities.
Slideshow of views of Mighty Mac
Learn More About Whale Falls
Whale Fall Video Join the Nautilus crew as they visit a whale fall on the ocean floor.
Videos of Deep Sea Creatures Click here for links to more videos and information about deep sea creatures
The Great Whales is a 124 page curriculum for grades 6-9 available from the Oregon State University Marine Mammal Institute.
E/V Nautilus Activity Book Click on the picture for 32 pages of math activities, mazes, coloring pages, writing prompts and buildable models to learn about the seafloor and ocean exploration. From the scientists at Nautilus Live - Ocean Exploration Trust.
Kids Environmental Lesson Plans
KELP are free, downloadable marine science activities that encourage curiosity in kids and help them explore their surroundings. With simple materials and minimal preparation, these dynamic lesson plans address important ocean health issues including plastic pollution, overfishing and climate change. Get them at KELP
Whale Fall Posters Earth is Blue Magazine created two full-color posters detailing life on a whale fall. The red link takes you to their site where you can download the posters.
Word Puzzles and Coloring Sheets - click thumbnails for full size sheets