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Daily Kos: The Oceans Are Dying: Oxygen Is Depleting, Acidity Rising at Fastest Rate in 300,000,000 Years


Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, oceans, pollution, world )

Ena
- 632 days ago - dailykos.com
Oxygen levels are dropping and ocean waters are acidifying at the fastest rate in at least 300 million years when the greatest marine extinction in earth's history took place according to The State of the Ocean Report 2013 written by an international ...



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Freya H. (340)
Saturday October 5, 2013, 8:33 pm
Fewer fish = less to eat = more hunger = more violence = fewer humans. We're gonna start eating each other if we don't watch it!
 

jess b (26)
Saturday October 5, 2013, 8:39 pm
This is hugely important, not that there aren't many other ones.

There's a program, PBS I think viewed it, called Earth from Space. It is essential to understand the interrelationship of weather and ocean dynamics, and the effects of climate change on the earth's stratospheric conditions and impact across the planet.

I wish they would show it to all children in school.
I don't have a link right now. Sorry. If you would follow up, that would be great.
Thank you for sharing.
 

Roseann d. (178)
Saturday October 5, 2013, 9:59 pm
Oceans die, we die.
 

Danuta Watola (1244)
Sunday October 6, 2013, 1:58 am
Noted
 

David C. (25)
Sunday October 6, 2013, 4:50 am
good riddance, homo dodo !
 

David C. (25)
Sunday October 6, 2013, 4:53 am
2010: " phytoplankton..has declined more than 40 percent since 1950 AND the rate of decline is increasing... "
 
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