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Scientists believe they found the ‘twilight zone’ of Indian Ocean after 7-week mission - National

Scientists believe they found the ‘twilight zone’ of Indian Ocean after 7-week mission - National

The British-led Nekton scientific mission on Thursday completed a seven-week expedition in the Indian Ocean aimed at documenting changes beneath the waves that could affect billions of people in the surrounding region over the coming decades.“The rariphotic zone has been shown in a number of papers in the Atlantic and Caribbean but has never previously been shown in the Indian Ocean,” Woodall said, adding that months of analysis will be needed to confirm the discovery.