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A Dip in the Strawberry River.

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Share This.What may look like a giant pool of strawberry Nesquik is actually Lake Retba in Dakar, Senegal. The lake’s dazzling color is caused by high levels of salt — with some areas containing up to 40% of it. Extremophile bacteria expert, Michael Danson, explains the phenomenon of the “Strawberry Shake Lake”: “The strawberry colour is produced by salt-loving organism Dunaliella salina. They produce a red pigment that absorbs and uses the Read More