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Chinese scientists plant corals undersea.

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More coral bleaching feared for Great Barrier Reef in coming months.

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Chesapeake acidification could compound issues already facing the bay, researchers find.

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The loudest smallest voices are raising the alarm on climate change.

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Hunt for 'super corals' aims to help Great Barrier Reef survive climate change.

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For the success of coral restoration, a matter of scale.

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Alaska’s oyster farmers are filling an acidification-driven void.

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Ocean acidification is deadly threat to marine life, finds eight-year study.

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