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Amazing coral abilities

Credit: Image courtesy of Steve Palumbi
Coral reefs tend to be vulnerable to damage from warmer waters, but at least one coral species may be able to adapt to the higher ocean temperatures that…Read More »





may come with climate change.

Researchers took branches of coral from tide pools of different temperatures and found that the branches taken from a warmer tide pool fared better in a heat-stress test than branches taken from a slightly cooler pool.

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