The Bioluminescence Phenomenon | How it works

In about one minute, you can learn about the Bioluminescence Phenomenon and how/where to experience it first hand!

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What is the bioluminescence phenomenon?
This phenomenon illuminates the ocean with a blue shine. It is caused by bioluminescent plankton. Their glow is controlled by circadian rhythms and only occurs at night. Interestingly, this is used as a defensive mechanism.

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Credit and sources:

“Soul Search” by Silent Partner
“Far out man” by Jingle Punks
“Red Tide – Bioluminescence San Diego, 2011″ by Loghan Call
“Beautiful Beach Glows by Bioluminescent” by Katarzyna Jabrzyk
“Glowing Algae Water Fountain” by Mark Rober
Andy Hutchinson