If you like Shark Week, you’ll LOVE Microbe Week. A lot of planning goes into our theme weeks at DSN.
Face it. This is a microbial world and they just let us live here. Beer, wine, cheese, bread, and Penicillin are not just the components of a hot date, but everyday examples of microbiology in action. Aerosol bacteria may even be responsible for the weather.
Are animals of the deep giving lighted come-hither signals? Is there bioluminescent hanky panky going on?
It stands to reason that a place blessed with the mountains, beaches, and emerald forests along the Olympic Coast of Washington State in Pacific Northwest should be equally beautiful, productive, rich, and wonderful on the continental break just offshore- 200m or 300m below the tideline.