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Spiraling Plankton Eddies Off the Australian Coast

While oceans in Northern latitudes are feeling the icy blast of winter, the antipodes are in the middle of a very hot summer.  Indeed, for Australia, there maybe too much of summer’s sun, as the continent suffers under a brutal … Continue reading

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The 12 Plankton of Christmas

Sing with me now – “On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me, a Phaeocystis globosa.”  OK, it may not be a melodic as “a partridge in a pear tree,” but it may be more interesting.  Dr. Richard … Continue reading

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