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Marine biology research. Plankton being cultured in vats in a marine biology laboratory. The plankton was collected from the sea using a net. Plankton is the drifting assortment of tiny plants and animals that forms the basis of the marine food chain. Studying the composition of the plankton provides information on the health of the marine ecosystem.
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