Massive study of ocean microbes to help predict climate change impact

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Scientists say a new database of the marine microbes in Australia's oceans will help better predict the impact of climate change on marine life.

A six-year survey recorded 175,000 different types of microbes, providing an unprecedented snapshot of the smallest organisms in the ocean.

Period8 Aug 2018

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  • TitleMassive study of ocean microbes to help predict climate change impact
    Media name/outletABC
    Date8/08/18
    DescriptionScientists say a new database of the marine microbes in Australia's oceans will help better predict the impact of climate change on marine life.

    A six-year survey recorded 175,000 different types of microbes, providing an unprecedented snapshot of the smallest organisms in the ocean.
    Producer/AuthorBen Millington
    URLwww.abc.net.au/news/2018-08-08/microbe-study-to-predict-climate-change-impact/10084930
    PersonsMartin Ostrowski