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Reduced spore germination explains sensitivity of reef-building algae to climate change stressors

Reduced seawater pH and changes in carbonate chemistry associated with ocean acidification (OA) decrease the recruitment of crustose coralline algae (CCAcf.), an important coral-reef builder. However, it is unclear whether the observed decline in recruitment is driven by impairment of spore germination, or post-settlement processes (e.g. 195 more words


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(Source: www.forbes.com)

Everyone loves a delicious holiday feast, but for the chef of the house, that means a lot of preparation and hard work. The good news is that there’s a product out there that will make every aspect of cooking easier and quicker. 542 more words

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High-frequency observations of temperature and dissolved oxygen reveal under-ice convection in a large lake


Bernard Yang, Joelle Young, Laura Brown, Mathew Wells

Detailed observations of thermal structure over an entire winter in a large lake reveal the presence of large (10-20 m) overturns under the ice, driven by diurnal solar heating. 117 more words


Celsius or Fahrenheit?

I live in Ahmedabad, India. A big city in a tropical country with a nonexistent winter season. Humidity and pollution entrap this city. Temperature only matters in the summer season when it hits between 45 degrees to 50 degrees Celsius. 256 more words




As the honour was laid on him

the ennobled made a request

could the hall staff keep the dining room warm ?

he thought that it was best… 52 more words


One Degree ~ 3 Haiku


One degree colder

White Christmas holiday bodes

Brief hot-flash reprieve


One degree cooler

Scarred heart’s burning memories

Of ravaged childhood


One degree warmer… 31 more words