There is more than twice as much carbon in the planet's soils than there is in its atmosphere, so the loss of even a small proportion of that could have a profound feedback effect on the global climate.
Aug 02, 2016 in Environment
Evolutionary alterations to circadian rhythm genes help reef fish adapt to the higher levels of carbon dioxide
Much of the excess carbon dioxide (CO2) in our atmosphere, released from burning fossil fuels, is taken up by the oceans. Yet the dissolved CO2 increases the acidity of the water, with inevitable impacts on fragile marine ...
Aug 01, 2016 in Environment