The Mystery Rust of Kivalina, Alaska
Kivalina, Alaska, United States
27 Sep 2011
Last month a mysterious orange film ("goo" in the media vernacular) washed up on the shores of a northwest Alaskan village called Kivalina. An orange powder seems an odd product for the drying of crustacean eggs, but could make perfect sense for fungi -- specifically, the rust fungi.
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