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Gross Photos: Salton Sea's Rotting Fish Balls

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Fish balls on the shoreline

Credit: Elizabeth Heness, Kutztown University.
Along the shores of California's salty Salton Sea, researchers made a rather gross, but fascinating discovery: Balls that of rotting fish flesh that had…Read More »





washed up to shore.

In this southward-directed photograph, note the high strand line of the adipocere fish balls. (Adipocere is decomposed flesh, also known as corpse wax.)   Less «
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