New Map Reveals How Acidic the Earth's Oceans Are

February 18, 2015 1:25 PM

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(Photo : Ifremer/ESA/CNES) Temperature and salinity measurements from several satellites have been used to map ocean alkalinity, or the ability of a solution to neutralise acids and thus resist changes in pH.

British scientists have revealed a certain type of technology that can help marine biologists and climate scientists study the ocean using ocean acidification as seen from space.

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