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Ocean Acidification by the Alliance for Climate Education: CO2 + H2O = H2CO3 which is carbonic acid. when it deprotonates as it does in water it turns into an H+ ion, which is the acid part and HCO3- which is bicarbonate ion so for every co2 added you get a bicarbonate and an acid or H+ ion.

Ocean Acidification by the Alliance for Climate Education: CO2 + H2O = H2CO3 which is carbonic acid. when it deprotonates as it does in water it turns into an H+ ion, which is the acid part and HCO3- which is bicarbonate ion so for every co2 added you get a bicarbonate and an acid or H+ ion.

This groundbreaking NRDC documentary explores the startling phenomenon of ocean acidification, which may soon challenge marine life on a scale not seen for tens of millions of years. The film, featuring Sigourney Weaver, originally aired on Discovery Planet Green.

This groundbreaking NRDC documentary explores the startling phenomenon of ocean acidification, which may soon challenge marine life on a scale not seen for tens of millions of years. The film, featuring Sigourney Weaver, originally aired on Discovery Planet Green.

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What Does Ocean Acidification Mean for Sea Life?  Scientists take a closer look at the impact of carbon dioxide on marine ecosystems

What Does Ocean Acidification Mean for Sea Life? Scientists take a closer look at the impact of carbon dioxide on marine ecosystems

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Please share this to help spread awareness about ocean acidification. #Save the #ocean. #SOS. Increasing levels of carbon dioxide and decreasing of pH level of seawater is killing all these beautiful organisms.

Please share this to help spread awareness about ocean acidification. #Save the #ocean. #SOS. Increasing levels of carbon dioxide and decreasing of pH level of seawater is killing all these beautiful organisms.

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Ocean acidification is sometimes called “climate change’s equally evil twin,” and for good reason: it's a significant and harmful consequence of...

Ocean acidification is sometimes called “climate change’s equally evil twin,” and for good reason: it's a significant and harmful consequence of...