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Deep Water Coral Fluorescence

It’s been discovered that deep water coral, who live well beyond the reach of the full light spectrum experienced by shallow water coral, also fluoresce Get the Glow: The Secret to Deep-Water Corals’ Radiance, a recent Scientific American article, describes research about the hows and whys deep coral fluorescence. Deep water coral use fluorescence for […]

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Glowing Sea Life

There’s lots more than coral that glows in the ocean. Fluo Diving is an adventure sport for diving enthusiasts interested in glow in the dark stuff. Diving at night is a challenge by itself. Doing it with almost no visible light is completely alien. For an old retired guy like myself, I might have to […]

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Fluorescent Coral

As a young child, I was fascinated with light and stuff that glowed. That led to fluorescence. And in Wyoming that meant collecting fluorescent rocks. Since then, I’ve collected a bunch of them. But things have changed. I’m no longer in Wyoming. I’m in south Florida where rocks, let along fluorescent rocks, are essentially non-existent. […]

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