Sea Monkeys Stir the Ocean On Par With Tides or Wind

A single sea monkey is an insignificant speck of dust in the vast ocean — or plastic tank. But assemble a swarm of these ocean invertebrates, and they transform into a collective force that generates ocean currents on par with tides and the wind, a new study reports.

Researchers from the California Institute of Technology demonstrated that sea monkeys (whose scientific name is brine shrimp) create tiny, swirling currents as they migrate up and down the water column over the course of the da

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