This sea star was almost killed off. Now scientists are breeding it to help fight climate change

White sunflower sea star

Sea star's disappearance has had damaging consequences for the marine ecosystem. Image: Wikimedia Commons

Sean Fleming
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The sunflower sea star is a vital part of the marine ecosystem. Image: Flickr/Carolyn Coles

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