The Importance of Marine Picoeukaryotes and the Search for Lost Time

submitted by: dougramsey
Unicellular eukaryotes are responsible for a massive amount of photosynthetic carbon fixation in marine systems. The smallest among these fall within the “pico” size fraction (<2 micrometers in diameter), are broadly distributed – from coastal to open-ocean environments – and are highly diverse. Picoeukaryotes contribute a significant proportion of the biomass and primary production within this size fraction, often rivaling their cyanobacterial counterparts Prochlorococcus and...

Science Digest - Episode 2 Animal Guy

submitted by: galileoplayers

Quirky Science Digest talk show host Mathew Arden interviews animal expert Brad Crane.

Science Digest - Episode 1 Sci Fi

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Quirky Science Digest talk show host Mathew Arden interviews science fiction writer Nancy Dryden.