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This NOAA article describes how fluorescence is used to investigate undersea organisms. The article includes an illustrated step-by-step description of how the experiments are done, with all the materials and their roles clearly shown. Photographs show how cameras and lights on the submersible used in this undersea research are fitted with special filters. The article is written for the general public.
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2002 NOAA
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Keywords: flourescence, light absorption
Record Creator: Metadata instance created October 25, 2008 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: Jun 24, 2009 by Lyle Barbato
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December 15, 2007
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AIP Format
(NOAA Outreach Unit, Silver Spring, 2002), WWW Document, (http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/explorations/04deepscope/background/imaging/imaging.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
Detecting Fluorescence: Green, Yellow, Orange, and Red in the Deep Sea (NOAA Outreach Unit, Silver Spring, 2002), <http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/explorations/04deepscope/background/imaging/imaging.html>.
APA Format
Detecting Fluorescence: Green, Yellow, Orange, and Red in the Deep Sea . (2007, December 15). Retrieved August 23, 2014, from NOAA Outreach Unit: http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/explorations/04deepscope/background/imaging/imaging.html
Chicago Format
NOAA Outreach Unit. Detecting Fluorescence: Green, Yellow, Orange, and Red in the Deep Sea . Silver Spring: NOAA Outreach Unit, December 15, 2007. http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/explorations/04deepscope/background/imaging/imaging.html (accessed 23 August 2014).
MLA Format
Detecting Fluorescence: Green, Yellow, Orange, and Red in the Deep Sea . Silver Spring: NOAA Outreach Unit, 2002. 15 Dec. 2007. 23 Aug. 2014 <http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/explorations/04deepscope/background/imaging/imaging.html>.
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@misc{ Title = {Detecting Fluorescence: Green, Yellow, Orange, and Red in the Deep Sea }, Publisher = {NOAA Outreach Unit}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {23 August 2014}, Month = {December 15, 2007}, Year = {2002} }
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