Have you — like many — been dumbfounded by the mysterious, underwater “fairy circles” which have been found in the Mediterranean and Baltic sea? If so, you’re not alone. Fortunately, scientists finally know what is causing the sea floor phenomena. On a not-so-positive note, it turns out the “bald patches” devoid of vegetation are actually caused by a foreign species which may put entire ecosystems at risk.
In the paper “Fairy Circle Landscapes Under The Sea,” which…
from Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building http://inhabitat.com/scientists-finally-know-what-is-causing-the-underwater-fairy-circles-and-its-not-good