01 Jun '11, 7pm

Ocean Acidification Makes Clownfish Go Deaf (Poor Nemo...)

Ocean Acidification Makes Clownfish Go Deaf (Poor Nemo...)

Ocean Acidification Makes Clownfish Go Deaf (Poor Nemo...) Photo: Flickr , CC Another Unforeseen Consequence of Global Warming The planet's oceans absorb a lot of CO2 from the atmosphere, slowly turning them more acidic than they would otherwise be. This can be a big problem for many species that haven't evolved in these conditions, including coral reefs and, scientists have now found, the clownfish (popularized by Pixar's Finding Nemo). Apparently, it's the clownfish's hearing that is most affected by acidification... View the entire comment thread.

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