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“I know we’re going to find something that no one’s ever seen before,” said the expedition’s chief scientist.
"It’s up to us what path we go down. There’s a silver lining here.”
The warming of the ocean surely has an impact on changing growth patterns of marine plants and animals, just as the changing pH or acidity of the ocean has been shown to modify habitat and migrations. But what else?
Many glacial lakes disappear within hours when large cracks form below them, draining the lakes and sending torrents of water
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A hybrid remotely operated vehicle (ROV) dubbed Nereus was lost while diving 6.2 miles (10 km) beneath the sea surface in a deep trench northeast of New Zealand on Saturday (May 10), representatives for the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution have confirmed.
"Extreme exploration of this kind is never without risk, and the unfortunate loss of Nereus only underscores the difficulty
Until now. Instead, the scientists believe that a warming atmosphere kickstarted the rapid growth of new life in two phases
We explored outward to the moon and outer space at the end of the 20th century, but we entered the 21st century managing to overlook this continent-size frontier right on our own planet.
New research suggests that global warming is causing the cycle of evaporation and rainfall over the oceans to intensify more
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