Stop Animations

Activity 5 :

Earth swarming with life

Children looking in a cube

Children around the cube  

A whole host of tiny beings live here permanently. 1m3 of forest soil can contain up to 180 million bacteria and several million nematodes (worms). A family of small rodents can dig galleries and build their nest there, but it’s not even a big enough space to fit the burrow of one single fox or badger.

back to the map