Sunday, September 12, 2004

Strategies for a Small Planet: carbon dioxide acidifies the world's oceans

Peter N. Spotts of the Christian Science Monitor reports that much of the carbon pushed into the atmosphere by humans ends up in the world's oceans and this is turning the oceans more acidic over time. No one knows how bad this really is for ocean life yet...

But it's just one more reason to leave your car in the garage and hop on a bicycle.

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