In this episode, Nick and Allie discuss baby fish eating plastics and amphipods with aluminum shields.
Baby fish have started eating plastic. We haven’t yet seen the consequences - NatGeo special issue on “Planet or Plastic?” at https://oct.to/pod81
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An aluminum shield enables the amphipod Hirondellea gigas to inhabit deep-sea environments
Published: April 4, 2019
Authors: Hideki Kobayashi, Hirokazu Shimoshige, Yoshikata Nakajima, Wataru Arai, Hideto Takami
Intro-Outro song by Kurt Vile, "I Wanted Everything". Want to listen to the full track? Find it here.
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