You’ve probably held a sand dollar in your hand at least once in your life, but do you have any idea if it was alive or dead? Don’t feel bad if you don’t. Most people have no idea what a live sand dollar looks like. The woman in the video below shows some of the most important differences that exist between live sand dollars and dead ones. Dead sand dollars are light-white to greenish-yellow in color, while live ones are a really dark purple in color. But there are other differences you should know about. Take a look