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  • A report came up from the palmaries: At the desert edge of the plantings, the sand plankton is being poisoned through interaction with the new forms of life.
  • The "stunted worm" is a primitive form of shai-hulud that reaches a length of only about nine meters.) Now they had the circular relationship: little maker to pre-spice mass; little maker to shai-hulud; shai-hulud to scatter the spice upon which fed microscopic creatures called sand plankton; the sand plankton, food for shai-hulud, growing, burrowing, becoming little makers.
  • The "stunted worm" is a primitive form of shai-hulud that reaches a length of only about nine meters.) Now they had the circular relationship: little maker to pre-spice mass; little maker to shai-hulud; shai-hulud to scatter the spice upon which fed microscopic creatures called sand plankton; the sand plankton, food for shai-hulud, growing, burrowing, becoming little makers.

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  • Plankton are important in marine food chains.
  • Scientists are wondering if they can get plankton to pull more carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere.

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