Recently one of my coworkers brought a sea urchin to school. She broke open the shell and told me to try the meat inside... completely raw! I trusted her and took a bite of the yellowish meat. I really can't remember the taste because I just couldn't believe that I was actually eating the creature. They are found on the rocks by the ocean. Many of my students talk about collecting them and eating them with their families. Here is what it looks like!