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    Question Great Blob of Alaska: Floating sea mass mystery solved.

    This has been floating around the airwaves for a week now from when they first spotted the floating ocean mass in the Chukchi Sea. Found to be a harmless algae

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    Not a very exciting video but you can see what the article is about. Scientists have now discovered that the blob is actually a massive bloom of algae. So far in Alaska, nothing suggests the Chukchi Sea blob is toxic.

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    Not interesting in the least, but very informative. Thanks Matt. Google Earth tracked a bait ball spanning many, hundreds of cubic miles. I think it was krill, or some other little crusty.
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    Thats cool, and alot of bait! Makes you wonder what swims under that much bait
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    This is floating around where I am working...not a big deal!

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    Right I understand this is a harmless thing, sorry I forgot to mention that part Ed
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