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Global warming ‘affecting food chain, carbon cycling in Arctic Ocean’


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Over the past decade, the annual bloom of phytoplankton in the Arctic Ocean has been arriving earlier each year - a change that could hurt the marine food ... Read more...

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Geoengineering may endanger marine life by decreasing oxygen in lakes


February 8th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 8 (ANI): A team of scientists has claimed that geoengineering our climate with the help of volcanoes may result in a decrease in the level of oxygen in lakes, threatening ... Read more...

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Carbon from lush plankton blooms never reaches the deep ocean


May 7th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): A new analysis has revealed that most of the carbon from lush plankton blooms, whether artificially fertilized or natural, never reaches the deep ocean.The analysis was based on ... Read more...

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Natural iron fertilization can lock atmospheric CO2 in the ocean


January 31st, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have found that natural iron fertilization can lock atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) in the ocean.The research, conducted by an international team ... Read more...

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Changes in sea ice cover could threaten krills


September 3rd, 2008 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 3 (IANS) Future changes in sea ice cover could threaten krills, which play a key role in the southern ocean food chain and is a source of nourishment for many ... Read more...

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