Ocean Facts – 43 Interesting Facts About Oceans

Ocean facts for kids

Special types of bacteria live around these vents and use Sulphur Dioxide as a source to make food in a process much similar to photosynthesis on land.

The great White Sharks are the biggest predatory fishes in the oceans. Even though only 70 people are bitten by sharks each year, they have a scary reputation all due to films like Jaws and Deep Blue which paints a frightening picture of the fish.

The sea water contains salt and therefore freezes at -2 degree Celsius and not 0 degrees.