Glowing Dolphins

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These dolphins are swimming at night in an ocean teeming with millions of luminous plankton. This plankton typically glows when it’s disturbed and that can happen from anything; a wave, a footprint on a beach… Because the dolphins are moving, the plankton light up all around them.

 

via [Sploid / TheEarthStory]

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