Even the most tranquil-looking pond can be teeming with untold underwater life – animals shapeshifting into adult forms, slime-eating snails, scuba-diving beetles and snorkelling stick insects! Inside this issue, find out how to make your own pond-dipping kit and explore the hidden depths of your local pond.
Plus, cut out and play a life-cycle fishing game, float a wire pond skater and find out how fountains work. Meet frog and tadpole expert Alice Godden, explore ten awesomely amazing bizarre life cycles, take an in-depth look at glorious goldfish and find out how Hilde Mangold solved the mystery of how we develop from a tiny egg.
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Tagged in: Outdoor experiments, Water, Pets, Plants, Adaptation & Evolution