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Insights Into Deadly Coral Bleaching Could Help Preserve Reefs


April 23, 2013

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Coral reefs are stressed because of climate change. Researchers from Northwestern University and The Field Museum of Natural History have discovered corals themselves play a role in their susceptibility to deadly coral bleaching due to the light-scattering properties of their skeletons. No one else has shown this before. Full Story

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