What animals are related to sea monkeys?
So called "sea monkeys" a really brine shrimp. They are a very tiny species of shrimp.
plankton (zooplankton and phytoplankton) are generic terms for all the tiny floating animals and plants that you find suspended in water in lakes and the ocean. Sea monkeys on the other hand are a specific type of animal, specifically a tiny shrimp called Artemia salina. Technically sea monkeys ARE a type of plankton.
Sea monkeys are actually brine shrimp. They are so tiny that no filters or they could be sucked up. They are marine animals, but they can grow in fresh water. It would be best to do an internet search on the care of brine shrimp. There are many good sites that will answer all of your questions! You buy a kit and read the instructions, or go to the Sea-Monkeys Official Site.
Animals in Space The first animals sent to space were fruit flies, in 1947 (by the US) - to test the effects of radiation on living creatures. This was followed by dogs (set by Russians) and mice (sent by the US). Many animals were to follow before the first humans were sent to space: such as dogs, cats, chimpanzees Throu, monkeys (rhesus monkeys and squirrel monkeys), rats, stick insects, quail eggs, newts, rats, squirrels and…