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Planktonic palette


Photosynthetic bloom tints the ocean with swirling blues and greens.


Copernicus Sentinel data (2016) / processed by ESA

It looks like a watercolour painting, but this image is a natural-colour capture of a plankton bloom in the Barents Sea by the European Space Agency's Sentinel-2A satellite.

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