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Plankton offer light shows

People take a guided adventure featuring the natural phenomenon on the Salish Sea near Bellingham Bay, Wash. The Salish Sea is prime territory to see microscopic plankton or dinoflagellates emit light, a chemical reaction that serves as their defense mechanism when disturbed.

AP Photo/The Seattle Times, Mark Harrison
People take a guided adventure featuring the natural phenomenon on the Salish Sea near Bellingham Bay, Wash. The Salish Sea is prime territory to see microscopic plankton or dinoflagellates emit light, a chemical reaction that serves as their defense mechanism when disturbed.



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