Gail Kaaialii, Marine Biologist: A Success Story: Echinoderms


Gail Kaaialii dives with her students in Hawaii to observe remarkable animals—echinoderms.

She is fascinated with how these creatures that are very different from us are so successful.

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Echinoderms have a very different life style because their body plan is so radically different from ours.

Gail Kaaialii scuba dives to study echinoderms in their habitats.

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Echinoderms are exciting. They are wonderful. It takes some time and some patience to understand them.. You really have to watch, they really don't give away their secrets easily. -- Gail Grabowsky Kaaialii