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Glide Through the Mysterious Glowing Coral Deep in the Red Sea (Video)

Glide Through the Mysterious Glowing Coral Deep in the Red Sea (Video)

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June 28 2015 10:51 AM

The Glowing Coral

Deep in the Red Sea, researchers discovered a curious anomaly.

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PLOS ONE

Scientists have discovered a trippy scene under the Red Sea, full of fluorescent, glowing corals. An international team of researchers discovered the colorful corals at depths of more than 150 feet below the surface and published their findings in PLOS ONE.

Jim Festante is an actor/writer in Los Angeles and regular video contributor to Slate. He is the author of the Image Comics miniseries The End Times of Bram and Ben.