Glow in the ocean

Incredible bioluminescent waves have been creating remarkable scenes at Southern California's beaches. The phenomenon is caused by dinoflagellates, microscopic marine plankton. "Occasionally they are found in high concentrations, resulting in red tides, so called because the high abundance of organisms discolors the water," explains the Scripps Institution of Oceanography on its website. "If the dinoflagellates … Continue reading Glow in the ocean