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Swimming shrimp: Causing a stir

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The primary drivers of ocean mixing are the winds and the tides. But could the movement of marine creatures also be playing a part? This Nature Video explores the idea that swimming shrimp might be influencing the movements of the ocean itself.

Read the paper: Vertically migrating swimmers generate aggregation-scale eddies in a stratified column

doi: 10.1038/d41586-018-07816-w

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