Please share this to help spread awareness about ocean acidification. #Save the #ocean. #SOS. Increasing levels of carbon dioxide and decreasing of pH level of seawater is killing all these beautiful organisms.
2009: 1,000 ice sculptures melted under the Berlin sun, handcrafted by Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo, were set up in a public area by WWF Germany to show the direct effect of climate change in the Arctic on the whole planet and the future of humanity and nature. The sculptures began melting in 30 minutes. http://wwf.panda.org/?173563/Tiny-ice-figurines-draw-attention-to-big-problem
Connect the Dots is a project of 350.org and partner organizations, to shine a spotlight on the connections between extreme weather and climate change. We’ll kick off the project with Climate Impacts Day on 5/5/12, when thousands of communities around the world come together to take action to Connect the Dots and call for urgent action to stop the climate crisis.
This is EXCELLENT & worth reading in its entirety. It explains with the help of illustrations what global warming is, the consequences for our planet & its ecosystems & the potential threat to the human population. Most important, it says how each & everyone of us can help slow it down.