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NASA takes part in airborne study of Southern Ocean
Description: A team of scientists has launched a series of research flights over the remote seas surrounding Antarctica in an effort to better understand how much carbon dioxide the icy waters are able to lock away. Called ORCAS, the field campaign will provide a rare look at how oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged between the air and the Southern Ocean. [Source: Global Climate Change - NASA]
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Source: Global Climate Change - NASA
Publish Date: 1/26/2016
Reading Level: Basic
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