Jumbo Content

Protist Poetry

Protist Poetry
With MODIS we notice uncountable protists*

Small phytos, en masse, paint a wonder down under

*I imagine the cyanobacteria contribute too, but that would be a different rhyme. 🤔

This MODIS-Aqua scene was acquired on Nov. 8, 2022 over the Tasman Sea. This marginal sea is bounded on the west by Australia and Tasmania and bounded on the east by New Zealand.

Click to see a larger version of this image

Images credit: Norman Kuring (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, retired)