Cape sea urchins, while of little value to humans by themselves, play a very important role in the grander scheme of the life cycle on South Africa’s west coast – click here to read about their mysterious disappearance in the 90s and scientist’s eventual explanation, which revealed just how delicate and connected the natural world really is.
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Been to the Aquarium lately? We’d love to see what you saw! If you have images that you’d like to share with us, join the Two Oceans Aquarium Flickr group and you could see your picture on our blog!