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Noctiluca in the News


Growing algae bloom in Arabian Sea tied to climate change

March 15, 2017

Green algae swirls on the beach of Bandar al-Jissah in Oman. The Gulf of Oman turns green twice a year, when an algae bloom the size of Mexico spreads across the Arabian Sea all the way to India.


Bloom in the Gulf of Aden

February 12, 2018

View the work of the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite


Winter blooms in the Arabian Sea

October 13, 2015

A tiny organism and its tenants make an unexpected appearance.

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