A Universe in Every Pool

“It is advisable to look from the tide pool to the stars and then back to the tide pool again.”

—John Steinbeck

A Bivalve Shell Containing the Cosmos

Tidepooling at night is appealing for several reasons: solitude, nocturnal creatures, and stars.

A Galaxy of Acorn Barnacles

As each star in the universe harbors worlds, each tidepool holds a universe within its waters.

salt crystals on the basalt rock of an evaporated tidepool

Along a sandy shoreline, the Rings of Saturn are referenced in a shell.

Planetary Rings in a Clamshell

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