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Marine particles

Marine particles

analysis and characterization

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Published by American Geophysical Union in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine sediments

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementDavid C. Hurd, Derek W. Spencer, editors.
    SeriesGeophysical monograph ;, 63
    ContributionsHurd, David C., Spencer, Derek., American Geophysical Union.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGC380.15 .M38 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination472 p. :
    Number of Pages472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1550616M
    ISBN 100875900283, 0875900291
    LC Control Number91030337

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      Ships crossing the Pacific Ocean emit particles into the clean air that create a seed for marine clouds. NASA Small-scale tests of marine cloud brightening would also help answer scientific questions about clouds and aerosols, two UW atmospheric scientists say in a paper published in July in the journal Earth’s Future. The sponges or poriferans (from Latin porus "pore" and ferre "to bear") are animals of the phylum Porifera. Porifera translates to "Pore-bearer". They are primitive, sessile, mostly marine, water dwelling filter feeders that pump water through their bodies to filter out particles of food matter. Sponges represent the simplest of animals.


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