3 Times Scientists Did Weird Experiments With Rubber Ducks

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Rubber ducks aren’t just good for some bath time fun, they’ve also helped scientists learn about the world!

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Sources:
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41522-018-0050-9
http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20140722-odd-objects-reveal-ocean-secrets
http://beachcombersalert.org/RubberDuckies.html
https://www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/ocean-gyre/
https://marinedebris.noaa.gov/movement/how-debris-accumulates
https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1029/2007EO010001

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/missing-arctic-rubber-duckies-3282903/
https://www.wired.com/2008/09/nasa-deploys-ru/
https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/2017EF000663
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2008/dec/22/nasa-arctic-icecap-climate-change
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https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-02/uoa-sw020818.php
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