The Poetry of Science

Episode 103: Toxic Seaweed

May 31, 2021

This episode explores new research, which has nitrogen has turned sargassum (i.e. brown seaweed) into the world's largest harmful algal bloom.


Read this episode’s science poem here.

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.

Read ‘Seaweeds’ by Sandra Mcpherson here.


Music by Rufus Beckett.


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