Asked in Corals and Coral Reefs
How do Humans use Coral as building supplies or Medical supplies How are they used as those?
Medically the coral is sterilized and used to reconstruct places where bone is needed. For example if a person has a bad motorcycle accident and their cheek bone is destroyed, sterilized coral would be shaped and placed into the skull to replace the missing bone. ...
Asked in Geology
What is the ocean coral made out of?
Coral is the skeletal bone of the living organism, it is made of limestone. So really, it is both bone and stone! Lime-stone : sedimentary rock which contains mainly calcium carbonate coral : hard colored skeleton secreted by certain marine polyps ...
Asked in Invertebrates
What kinds of animals are vertebrates and invertebrates?
back bone or not back bone