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Wed, Aug 20, 2014 2:39 PM
Without exposure to sunlight, the tiny organisms rely on minerals in the subglacial water and lake muck for the energy they need to survive.
Or is it all sensationalism?
Countless animals have been rescued, adopted, fed and loved by animal rights activists, whose concentrated efforts date back to the early 19th century.
It's easy to wonder whether legislators will consider, or even read, submissions made to them online. But activist groups think it really does effect change.
It's time to turn our attention to coral before it's too late.
Alison Gannett can't imagine a world without snow.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.