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Science chief warns on acid oceansLast Updated on 2014-10-27 11:12:56The UK's chief scientist says the oceans face a serious and growing risk from man-made carbon emissions.
The oceans absorb about a third of the CO2 that’s being produced by industrial society, and this is changing the chemistry of seawater. Click here to read more
Coral Reef Damage Could Cost the World $1 Trillion Every Year: UN Last Updated on 2014-10-10 10:57:35Continuing to pump ever-increasing amounts of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere could cost the world $1 trillion every year, a new United Nations report warns, thanks to the damage done to the oceans and the ecosystems that live below the surface. Click here to read more
A Gulf in Ocean KnowledgeLast Updated on 2014-10-08 11:25:06Scientists probably have significantly underestimated how much the world’s oceans have warmed since the 1970s, according to a new study. The finding may force researchers to revise their gauges of some climate change effects, including the rate of sea-level rise. Click here to read more