Monday, January 21, 2013

Survival of the fittest: Ocean acidification produces winners and losers

Source: http://phys.org/news/2013-01-survival-fittest-ocean-acidification-winners.html

(Phys.org)—As atmospheric carbon dioxide levels continue to increase, the ocean absorbs more carbon dioxide. This absorption comes at a cost, since it makes the ocean more acidic. An acid ocean will affect all marine species, but the potential severity of these effects is the subject of debate.

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