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World in grip of new major coral bleaching event; reefs at risk

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By Issam AHMED

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The predictions are dire.

99% coral loss with a 1.5C rise in temperatures from pre-industrial time.

We are heading to pass the 1.5C threshold by 2030.

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"As the world's oceans continue to warm, coral bleaching is becoming more frequent and severe," said Derek Manzello of the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

I think that the warming of the oceans is not good.

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