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Sea Sponges Collect DNA From Fish, Penguins, Seals


Science & Tech  (tags: oceans, sea sponge, DNA, discovery, study )

Elle
- 5 days ago - earthsky.org
A new study reports that sponges, which can filter 10,000 liters of water daily, catch DNA in their tissues as they filter-feed.



   

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Jay Daniels (0)
Wednesday June 12, 2019, 10:34 am
Wonder if scientists could replicate this type of filtering to make clean water? Thanks for sharing.
 

Colleen L (3)
Wednesday June 12, 2019, 11:53 am
Fascinating.
Thanks Elle
 

Winn Adams (179)
Wednesday June 12, 2019, 4:57 pm
Wow, Thanks Elle
 

Michael F (173)
Thursday June 13, 2019, 2:02 pm
Thank You for Sharing This !!!
 
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