Jelly Fish

Noah speaks with Larry Madin, Chairman of the Biology Department at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. He's a specialist in jellyfish, and explains the reasons for the increased presence of jellyfish in the waters on the eastern US coast this year. In the Chesapeake Bay, he says, a drought in the area has made the water saltier, and increased the presence of sea nettles. Elsewhere, a warm summer last year has led to increased jellyfish populations this year.



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