Multitudes of mighty sea monkeys move oceans, study says

September 30, 2014 9:53 PM

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Massive swells of billions of tiny brine shrimp may contribute as much to the churning oceans as much as wind and tides do, researchers found in a new study.

Every evening, sunset signals the start of dinner for billions of wiggling sea monkeys living in the ocean. As these sea monkeys – which are not actually monkeys but a type of shrimp – swarm to the surface in one large, culminating force, they may contribute as much power to ocean currents as the wi...

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