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Season 29 Episode 05.01.11

Edith Widder: The weird and wonderful world of bioluminescence

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In the deep, dark ocean, many sea creatures make their own light for hunting, mating and self-defense. Bioluminescence expert Edith Widder was one of the first to film this glimmering world. At TED2011, she brings some of her glowing friends onstage, and shows more astonishing footage of glowing undersea life.moreless

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