Where The Weird Things Are

From MinuteEarth.

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Life in Antarctica’s ocean has followed a completely different evolutionary path from other ocean life because of how cold and isolated the ocean is.

To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords:
– Antarctic Circumpolar Current: an ocean current that flows clockwise from west to east around Antarctica.
– Polar Gigantism: The phenomenon that animals near the poles are larger than their temperate counterparts.

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