Ocean Acidification

Learn the consequences of a higher concentration of carbon dioxide in the ocean

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Individual or group activity

Duration: 10 min video

Type of activity: documentary, experiments

Language: English

Materials required: additional materials for the experiments shown in the videos

What is the difference between climate and weather? And how is the ocean affected by climate change?

The ocean is becoming more and more acid because of carbon dioxide, as is shown in the experiments. It has dire consequences for molluscs and plankton, at the base of the ocean food chain.

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