Climate change an imminent threat to glass sponge reefs. Warming ocean temperatures and acidification drastically reduce the skeletal strength and filter-feeding capacity of glass sponges, according to new research. The findings indicate that ongoing climate change could have serious, irreversible impacts on the sprawling glass sponge reefs of the Pacific Northwest and associated biodiversity -- the only known reefs of their kind in the world. Source 6m.
We break from Global Climate Change to share correct from days of old:
Today is: 10th July (GMT), in history on the 10th of July, 1987 AD the following death happened:
John Hammond: Jazz reviewer (Melody Maker), dies at 76