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Bringing Light To The Darkness – Scientists Work To Illuminate Ocean Twilight Zone Without Harming Its Inhabitants

Source: Lubofsky/Woods Hole Research Center

Photo: NOAA Ocean Explorer/Wikimedia Commons

Oceanographers studying creatures in the ocean twilight zoneare facing an optical dilemma. They need to observe the fish in order to study them, but at ocean depths of 200 meters and beyond, there’s very little...