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Cloud Brightening to Cool Seas Can Protect Coral Reefs: Targeted Cooling Could Offer a 50-Year 'Breathing Space' for Coral Protection
Description: The seeding of marine clouds to cool sea surface temperatures could protect threatened coral reefs from being bleached by warming oceans. New research proposes that a targeted version of the geo-engineering technique could give coral a fifty year 'breathing space' to recover from acidification and warming. [Source: ScienceDaily]
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Source: ScienceDaily
Publish Date: 7/10/2013
Reading Level: Basic
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