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Wednesday, 2 September 2009

Arctic Ocean Reveals Some Secrets

In 2005, a deep-sea expedition in the Arctic Ocean unveiled a number of species far beneath the surface that were completely unknown to science. In fact, the most well-established of the species, a jelly-like creature, was totally new, and never-before investigated. Naturalists no longer stick to the old ideas about where life may have evolved, after they have found species of organisms in the most unaccessible places over the last years. The ones in the Arctic Ocean were separated from other deep-sea animals probably millions of years ago, by huge, deep-sea ridges.

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