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Apr 29, 2017


International Business Times

Climate Change Effects Ocean Life: Carbon Dioxide Hurts Algae The Marine Environment Needs
International Business Times
Scientists predict that climate change is going to make Earth's oceans more acidic, and that's a problem for one important microorganism and all the species that depend on it to do its job. Trichodesmium is a type of cyanobacteria that does something ...

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Vogue.com

Donald Trump Expands Offshore Drilling and Reverses Marine Protections Before Climate March
Vogue.com
A week after the March for Science, and a day before hundreds of thousands of citizens will take to the streets in cities across the globe to participate in the People's Climate March, President Trump signed an executive order reviewing the designation ...

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Apr 28, 2017


Climate Change Will Impact Marine Food Web
Latin American Herald Tribune
SYDNEY – Climate change will cause the marine food web to become less efficient due to a decrease in the ability of animals to utilize their resources efficiently, according to a study published on Thursday by the University of Adelaide in Australia.

Apr 27, 2017


AZoCleantech

Study Shows How Climate Change Affects Distribution of Marine Microplastic Litter
AZoCleantech
Microplastic aggregation and movement is significantly influenced by marine circulation and weather conditions. Microplastics are particles that measure less than 5 mm, and are a growing concern. They not only become more applicable as other plastic ...

Apr 21, 2017


South China Morning Post

Safety first: building a 'safety climate' is key to avoiding marine ...
South China Morning Post
Located at the gateway to southern China and the centre of the fast-developing Asia-Pacific trading basin, the Hong Kong port has always played a key strategic ...

Mar 14, 2017


Eos

Expanding a 300-Year Record of Marine Climate
Eos
U.S. Navy sailors repair NOAA weather instrument. U.S. Navy sailors repair a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration weather instrument buoy in the Atlantic Ocean. The fourth in a series of marine climate data workshops addressed issues in ...

Feb 14, 2017


Phys.Org

Marine bacteria produce an environmentally important molecule ...
Phys.Org
Scientists from the University of East Anglia and Ocean University China have discovered that tiny marine bacteria can synthesise one of the Earth's most ...

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Scientific American

Marine Ecosystems Are Preparing for Climate Change
Scientific American
Coral reefs, kelp forests and other marine ecosystems may be tougher than we give them credit for, a new study suggests. While countless scientific reports have documented the ravages of climate change on oceanic life, a survey of the researchers who ...

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Oct 29, 2016


Climate Central

World's New Marine Protected Area is a Big Climate Win
Climate Central
The creatures of the Southern Ocean just got a lot more space to roam freely. On Thursday, 24 countries and the European Union agreed to set aside a 600,000-square-mile swath of ocean — roughly twice the size of Texas — off the coast of Antarctica as ...
World's largest marine park created in AntarcticaClimate Action Programme

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Aug 16, 2016


Common Dreams (press release)

Are Climate-Related 'Hot Blobs' Spreading and Killing Marine Life Worldwide?
Common Dreams (press release)
An underweight sea lion pup, suffering from lack of food caused by "the blob" in the Pacific Ocean, photographed on California's Channel Islands in 2015. (Photo: NOAA Fisheries West Coast). A massive swath of hot water off the West Coast of North ...