Published April 20, 2010
Baby animals, or larvae, virtually unknown to science join algae, burrowers, and bacteria among the hundreds of microbes found by the Census of Marine Life's ten-year study of the sea.
© 2010 National Geographic; Video from Census of Marine Life
More of the Census of Marine Life
Feed the World
National Geographic explores how we can feed the growing population without overwhelming the planet in our food series.
Latest Photo Galleries
On U.S. Labor Day, we honor the people who labor daily to make their lives—and ours—better.
Mars sports a weird crater, a young star gleams in its own reflection, and a new island continues a fiery growth spurt.