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Science: Ocean Acidifying So Fast It threatens Humanity’s Ability to Feed Itself

The world’s oceans may be turning acidic faster today from human carbon emissions than they did during four major extinctions in the last 300 million years, when natural pulses of carbon sent global temperatures soaring, says a new study in Science. The study is the first of its kind to survey the geologic record for [...]
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Ocean acidification reduces the crystallographic control in juvenile mussel shells

Biology / Marine Biology : Ocean Acidification (33 minutes ago)

Global climate change threatens the oceans as anthropogenic carbon dioxide causes ocean acidification and reduced carbonate saturation. Future projections indicate under saturation of aragonite, and potentially calcite, in the ocean... Read Post

Ocean Acidifying at Faster Rate than in Past 300 Million Years « Climate Denial Crock of the Week

Industries / Transportation : Free Public Transit (2 years ago)

Ocean Acidifying at Faster Rate than in Past 300 Million Years « Climate Denial Crock of the Week: "The world’s oceans may be turning acidic faster today from human carbon emissions than they did during four major extinctions in the... Read Post

Ocean acidification rate may be unprecedented, study says

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (3 years ago)

The world's oceans may be turning acidic faster today from human carbon emissions than they did during four major extinctions in the last 300 million years, when natural pulses of carbon sent global temperatures soaring, says a new ... Read Post


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