Kid's Corner

Fun Facts about Our Oceans!

  • Oceans cover around 70 percent of our planet!
  • There are five oceans on our planet! They are called the Pacific Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean, the Southern Ocean and the Arctic Ocean!
  • The largest ocean is called the Pacific Ocean. It covers around 30 percent of our planet and it means "peaceful sea".
  • The deepest part of our oceans is called Challenger Deep, located in the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean. It is 11 km deep! 
  •  More than 80 percent of the world's oceans are unexplored! 
  • More than half of Earth's oxygen that we breath is produced by the oceans! 

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Impress your friends with these animal-themed jokes!

How do you make an octopus laugh? With ten tickles! 

Why did the fish blush? Because it saw the ocean’s bottom! 

What do fish take to stay healthy? Vitamin Sea! 

Which day do fish hate? Fryday!

What’s a penguin’s favourite family member? Aunt Arctica! 

What’s black, white, black, white, black, white? A penguin rolling down a hill! 

How did the hammerhead do on his test? He NAILED it!

What happened to the fish that became famous? He became a starfish!

What do you call a fish with no eyes? FSHHHHHHHHHHH!

What did the salmon say when it swam into a wall? Dammmmmm!