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Pinky-Sized Marine Animal Breaks Record for Ocean Filtration

A small marine creature just broke the world record for ocean filtration and is a newly named champion in the fight against climate change.

May 3, 2017
2:07 PM EDT
MBARI’s MiniROV with its DeepPIV system undergoing trials in a test tank. Bubbles in the water in front of the ROV are illuminated by a sheet of light from the laser at lower left. | Paul McGill/MBARI