TITLE

Give every cloud a sea salt lining to save reefs

AUTHOR(S)
Marshall, Michael
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
New Scientist;7/13/2013, Vol. 219 Issue 2925, p01
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at a report published in "Atmospheric Science Letters" by researcher Alan Gadian and team on the potential prevention of coral reef bleaching with the marine cloud brightening geoengineering method, in which ocean temperature is reduced by spraying sea water into clouds to allow for more sunlight reflection into space. It is noted that coral reef bleaching is expected to increase with atmospheric carbon dioxide levels.
ACCESSION #
89031966

 

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