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Climate Change Could Be Taking the Ocean’s Breath Away



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The Labrador Sea is also known as the ocean’s lung, and there’s evidence that it’s in a lot of trouble.

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Sources:
https://eos.org/articles/oxygen-levels-measured-in-a-lung-of-the-deep-ocean
https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/full/10.1098/rsta.2016.0321
https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1002/2017GB005829
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https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdfdirect/10.1029/97PA00581
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https://bg.copernicus.org/articles/19/437/2022/
https://rwu.pressbooks.pub/webboceanography/chapter/9-8-thermohaline-circulation/
https://www.worldatlas.com/seas/labrador-sea.html
https://www.census.gov/geographies/reference-files/2010/geo/state-area.html
https://www.britannica.com/place/Labrador-Sea
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/10/171013113012.htm
https://nsidc.org/cryosphere/seaice/characteristics/brine_salinity.html

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https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Labrador-sea-paamiut.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:ISS016-E-30638_-_View_of_the_Labrador_Sea.jpg
https://visibleearth.nasa.gov/images/52882/labrador-sea-ice
https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/3658

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