At the beginning of the dive on Mussorgsky Seamount, the corals were aligned perpendicular to the current, which is the optimal position to acquire food.

At the beginning of the dive on Mussorgsky Seamount, the corals were aligned perpendicular to the current, which is the optimal position to acquire food. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Deep-Sea Symphony: Exploring the Musicians Seamounts.

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