Think Like a Diatom

Evelyn E. Gaiser

Article Type: Article

Publication Date: 1/1/2012

Issue: Water (Vol. 32, No 1, Winter, 2012)

Diatoms matter! They produce approximately 30% of the world’s oxygen, and they are useful tools in detecting and forecasting the pace of environmental change. If we succeed in relating to this remarkably different organism, we might even hope to relate to one another for the good of all creation.

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