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Acid Test: The Global Challenge of Ocean Acidification

The movie explores the problem of “ocean acidification.”

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The movie explores the problem of “ocean acidification.” As humans burn fossil fuels, they release enormous amounts of carbon dioxide, or CO2, into the atmosphere. Some of this CO2 mixes with the ocean at its surface. There it undergoes a chemical change that turns it into an acid, and this is increasing the acidity of the ocean.

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