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A new study has documented dramatic, natural short-term increases in the acidity of a North Carolina estuary.
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A new research study has revealed that increase of carbon dioxide uptake in the oceans is resulting in fish getting anxious.
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An internationally agreed target to limit rises in global average temperatures to within 2 degrees Celsius is around double the threshold that would avoid catastrophic climate change.
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A new study has revealed that the oceans are more acidic now than they have been for at least 300 million years, due to carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels.
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The world`s oceans are under greater threat than previously believed from a "deadly trio" of global warming, declining oxygen levels and acidification, an international study said on Thursday.
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A study into marine life around an underwater volcanic vent in the Mediterranean, may hold the key to understanding how some species will be able to survive the acidifying of sea water.
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Scientists from the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) on Monday warned over the rapid acidification of the Arctic Ocean caused by carbon dioxide emissions.
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Researchers have revealed that the shells of sea snails are dissolving in a small patch of the Southern Ocean.
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The world`s coral reefs may be wiped out within a single generation thanks to the ravages caused by ocean acidification, pollution and overfishing, says an Australian expert.
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The world`s oceans are turning acidic at what could be the fastest pace of any time in the past 300 million years.
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Recent studies have shown that ocean acidification causes fish to lose their sense of smell.
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Experiments by a team of scientists has determined that acidification of the oceans as a result of increasing levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) could have significant effects on marine ecosystems.
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