Weekly Dose of Woah #34 [July 24, 2019]

coral polyps woah worthy

Corals provide one of the most woah-worthy spectacles on Earth.

Coral polyps are the tiny animals that live in colonies which form the ever-beautiful coral reefs.

Unfortunately, coral reefs are dying; we have already lost 19% globally due to climate change. This is a result of warming sea temperatures from the high levels of carbon dioxide in our atmosphere – most of which is due to us humans burning fossil fuels and cultivating unnaturally high numbers of livestock.

Check out the spectacle below. Let’s make sure such a beauty stays around.

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About Nicco Reggente, PhD 164 Articles
Nicco is the co-founder and CEO of WoahStork and Strain Genie-- two companies dedicated to bringing to life his passion of bringing personalized medicine to the cannabis industry. Nicco received his PhD from UCLA in cognitive neuroscience with a focus on machine learning applied to neuroimaging datasets. He previously received two B.As from NYU in Psychology and Philosophy.

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