have a near miss
to nearly crash or collide with something
The two trucks had a near miss on the highway this morning.
Amazing Science Images You Must See
Plankton Bloom Tie Dyes the Sea
Like tie dye on the water, blue and green swirls decorate the Barents Sea off the coast of Norway in this Aug. 14 image. The colors are created by a massivephytoplankton bloom. This image, captured by NASAs Aqua satellite, reveals a distinctive milky blue color often associated with plankton called coccolithophores.