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Science of SpongeBob

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SCIENCE OF SPONGEBOB

A partnership with Nickelodeon

 

Meet the Experts

Bikini Bottom was built with a lot of imagination, but also a lot of science! At NHM, many of our scientists dive into the world of ocean animals, studying everything in the sea from teeny tiny crustaceans to fish of all sizes, and whales, which include some of the largest animals that have ever lived. Meet your guides to ocean life below:

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Did you know? Lobsters can live to be 200 years old and produce millions more eggs than younger lobsters.

A partnership between NHM and Nickelodeon

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