COSEE Ocean Systems: News
UMaine researchers help forge planktonic frontier
Description: During expeditions from 2009 to 2013 aboard Tara, researchers collected 35,000 samples from the world's oceans. Data generated from the samples are providing unprecedented resources - including a catalog of several million new genes - expected to transform how oceans are studied and establish a global-scale baseline to evaluate the impact of climate changes on oceanic ecosystems. [Source: University of Maine]
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Source: University of Maine
Publish Date: 8/21/2015
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