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Melting Ice May Be Moving More Algae in the Arctic (14 of 15)

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Caption: This is a video survey showing fresh Melosira deposits of ice station #7 (4400m water depth) and sampling of algae and underlying sediments by the multiple corer. 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."

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