sâmbătă, 27 martie 2010

Coral Reefs Face Extinction Within Century

- (AP) Coral reefs are dying, and scientists and governments around the world are contemplating what will happen if they disappear altogether.
The idea positively scares them. Full story:

* Methane frozen beneath Arctic seabed destabilising, scientists warn... Daily Galaxy (July 06, 2009) - Permafrost Melt & 500 Billion Tons of Prehistoric 'Ooze' May Rapidly Accelerate Global Warming ... ScienceDaily (Feb. 5, 2009): Global Scientists Draw Attention To Threat Of Ocean Acidification... Carbon emissions creating acidic oceans not seen since dinosaurs (Guardian, 10 March 2009):