Sunday :: Jun 27, 2010

Open Thread


by Mary

Although the gusher in the Gulf is a terrible tragedy, in the long view, it is not as threatening to our oceans as global warming. This week Living on Earth interviewed Professor John Bruno about the ways global warming has already started disrupting the life in the ocean which he wrote about recently in the Huffington Post. As he says, he didn't expect to be studying the effects of global warming in his lifetime, but the changes are progressing much faster than scientists believed they would just a few years ago.

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