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The Cloud Factories that Live in the Sea

by Danielle Hall Credit: Karen Romano Young Dimethylsulfoniopropionate. A jumble of syllables akin to a complicated wizarding spell, the term is actually the name for an extremely important chemical that has global impacts. Scientists...
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Improving Grades for the Mesoamerican Reef

Fish swim in protected waters off the Bay Islands of Honduras. Credit: Francesca Diaco Pargos Report cards are useful in school because they help students and teachers keep track of how students are doing...
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A World Adrift: Life in the Sargassum

The open ocean is surprisingly barren to the naked eye. Every now and again you will encounter a school of fish and their attendant predators, but most of the life that you find is...