|An estimated 80 to 90 percent of the ocean's creatures are bioluminescent. This book explains this phenomenon from a scientific standpoint and examines many of the seas' most interesting glowing animals. Separate chapters discuss the role of bioluminescence in communication, reproduction, hunting, and defense.|
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Discusses how various sea creatures can produce light, including jellyfish, flashlight fish, octopuses, and anglerfish.