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Satellite image of North Atlantic
July 5, 2012

Scientists Discover New Trigger for Immense North Atlantic Ocean Spring Plankton Bloom

Ocean eddies help jump-start plankton blooms that spread across hundreds of square miles

May 31, 2012

A 'B-12 Shot' for Marine Algae?

Scientists find key protein for algae growth in the ocean

May 17, 2007

Oceanic Storms Create Oases in the Watery Desert

New Research Demonstrates that Mid-Ocean Eddies Pump Up Nutrients to Fuel Plankton Blooms

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