Coral Bleaching returns to Pacific, Atlantic, Caribbean

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Coral Bleaching returns to Pacific, Atlantic, Caribbean


A new sobering report from the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has revealed that coral reefs are experiencing "bleaching" which has the potential to slowly poison and destroy 38% of the world's coral reefs. This comes as little surprise to climate scientists, as coral bleaching is one of the results that comes from the ocean absorbing over 90% of global warming.

What is coral bleaching? 

Coral bleaching is when a coral reef experiences a sudden and abrupt change i...


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