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Vast kelp forests devastated by marine heatwave, Australian study reveals

100km of kelp forest died following a marine heatwave in 2011 which saw the ocean temperature increase by 2C…death of the kelp caused functional extinction of 370sq km of rocky cool-climate reefs, extending down the coast from Kalbarri, about 570km … Continue reading

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Evolution v. addiction Coal

 

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Meat-eaters : Number One Cause of Worldwide Species Extinction, New Study

…areas expected to have the greatest conversion of land use for agriculture — from forest to land dedicated to livestock production — 15 were in “megadiverse” countries that have the greatest diversity of species. The study concludes that in the … Continue reading

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What CO2 does to sea level!

Even stopping emissions tomorrow, CO2 “double glazing” will persist, 500 years, to trap heat. In the past, CO2 rise took centuries. Scariest thing is that our rise is just a few decades. Why not become an activist to save your … Continue reading

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