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Ode to mud

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by Jake Beam, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences I want to understand how microbes are relevant to the carbon cycle in energy-limited, deep-sea muds, and what they are eating down in the eternal darkness of the abyss. After a few days steaming from Honolulu across the wide expanse that is the Pacific Ocean, we had… Continue reading