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Scientists found a link between fast-melting Arctic ice and ocean acidification

03/10/2022 08:16 PM | Click to read full article

An international team of researchers has found acidity levels increasing three to four times faster than ocean waters elsewhere and a strong correlation between the accelerated rate of melting ice in the region and the rate of ocean acidification.

This threatens the Earth's climate and the survival of plants, shellfish, coral reefs, and other marine life.

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