Researchers at work in Antarctica | Gail Ashton

Even Small Increases in Ocean Temperature Can Affect Marine Life

An increase of only 1 degree Celsius in ocean temperature led to a doubling of some species in the Antarctic, according to new research.

Published On 08/31/2017
12:00 PM EDT
Researchers deploy concrete slabs to support the heated settlement panels | Gail Ashton
Researchers monitor heated settlement panels using SCUBA at 15-meter depth at Rothera Research Station, Antarctica. | Gail Ashton