23 04, 2020

3-miles down, 30-year study, the giant amphipods are changing

2020-04-23T15:27:32+02:00April 23rd, 2020|

Studying samples that date back to 1985, National Oceanography Centre (NOC) scientists have discovered that the key scavengers of the deep-sea floor have changed in a way that matches changes in surface ocean climate. The work has also discovered a new species in the giant amphipod genus Eurythenes

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