Really cool article on ocean microbes and biofuel

Ocean microbes - plankton, algae, diatoms, bacteria, viruses (phages) - are a critical part of the carbon cycle of the ocean. Until recently, they were not very well understood. Some great articles on the same:

Impacts of Climate Change

Imagine 6 kids in a group with a cake to share. The ring leader is older, stronger and eats more of the cake. The others know that equality dictates they should get equal shares, or at least shares depending on their sizes but lack the strength to back up feeble words of protests. Now imagine [...]