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Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Acid Seas Threaten Creatures That Supply Half the World's Oxygen
What happens when phytoplankton , the (mostly) single-celled organisms that constitute the very foundation of the marine food web, turn toxic? Their toxins often concentrate in the shellfish and many other marine species (from zooplankton to baleen whales) that feed on phytoplankton. Recent...