Life in Future Acidic Seas

Video Expert, Environmental Studies (EVS)
Feb 9, 2023
Some rare undersea volcanic vents that emit carbon dioxide -- which makes the water around them more acidic -- have given Stanford researchers a look at how marine ecosystems may be affected as global warming intensifies. Carbon dioxide is the principal greenhouse gas causing global warming, and as it accumulates in the atmosphere, it also moves into the ocean and increases its acidity.
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