Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Bummer: Professor Richard Twitchett suggests that CO2 "may cause the extinction of marine life"

Jurassic records predict effects of global warming on marine life ,
"Our study of fossil marine ecosystems shows that if global warming is severe enough and lasts long enough it may cause the extinction of marine life, which irreversibly changes the composition of marine ecosystems," said Professor Richard Twitchett, from the University's School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, and a member of its Marine Institute.

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