Tag Archives: diatoms

Of Silicon, Iron, and Volcanoes

What controls the level of diatoms and plankton in the ocean? CO2, or iron and silicon? Continue reading

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Silicon in Life

Silicon in life, and diatoms implications for C12 / C13 ratios and more. Continue reading

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