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In a recent report, oceanographer Richard Zeebe examined the long-term climate effects of today's human activity thousands of years into the Earth's future.
CO2 is being absorbed by the oceans, which increases seawater acidity (lowers the seawater pH).
Scientists say long before mankind began burning fossil fuels, there was an eons-long balance between carbon dioxide emissions and Earthâ€™s ability to absorb them. But now the planet is having trouble keeping up.
- Growing in low tufty patches.