Disgustingly Beautiful Satellite Views of Algal Blooms

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Disgustingly Beautiful Satellite Views of Algal Blooms

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One of the great paradoxes of algal blooms is that up close they are disgusting, but from afar they can appear beautiful – gentle swirls of green and blue that seem to have come from the feathery brush of a master artist.

This paradox was neatly captured in a recent piece on Mashable by Miriam Kramer, who collected some of the most spectacular satellite images of algae blooms.

http://mashable.com/2017/06/15/algal-blooms-from-space-photos/#SnOr0GKHLmql