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Melting Ice May Be Moving More Algae in the Arctic (13 of 15)

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Caption: This video shows a dive into a meltpond with under-ice algae aggregates. This video relates to a paper that appeared in the Feb. 15, 2013, issue of Science, published by AAAS. The paper, by Antje Boetius at Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research in Bremerhaven, Germany, and colleagues was titled, "Export of Algal Biomass from the Melting Arctic Sea Ice."

Credit: [Video courtesy of Mar Fernández-Méndez (Alfred Wegener Institute)]

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