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Radiant reefs found deep in the Red Sea

[UK] Shallow-water corals in the Red Sea glow green, but marine scientists have discovered corals some 50–60 metres below the surface that take on dazzling hues of yellow, orange and red.

The study is the first to find such an array of fluorescent colours in deep-water corals, says Jörg Wiedenmann, a molecular biologist at the University of Southampton, UK, and suggests Continue reading Radiant reefs found deep in the Red Sea

Incredible images of neon blue fluorescent algae which lights up the east coast of Australia

Amazing pictures have emerged of blue fluorescent algae lighting up Australia’s east coast.

The images were taken in Jervis Bay, the south coast of NSW, as the neon glow illuminated one of Australia’s Continue reading Incredible images of neon blue fluorescent algae which lights up the east coast of Australia