Noctiluca in the News

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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.

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Bloom in the Gulf of Aden

February 12, 2018

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

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Winter blooms in the Arabian Sea

October 13, 2015

A tiny organism and its tenants make an unexpected appearance.