How phytoplankton help make clouds

 

This interactive resource, from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, shows how phytoplankton naturally produce a gas (dimethylsulfide) which helps to regulate the Earth’s climate.

http://www.whoi.edu/page.do?pid=80756&cid=112365&cl=74075&tid=5142

phytoplankton_DMS_graphic

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