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Researchers are concerned about rapidly rising ocean salinity

Scientists are Concerned about Mysterious Rise in Ocean Salinity

Scientists have observed unexpected changes in the seawater salinity and they are increasingly concerned about the potential impact on ocean currents.  The salinity of seawater can accelerate the water cycle which can cause extreme weather events like floods and drought. To investigate the issue of ocean salinity scientists have boarded the research vessel Knorr, which set sail on September 6, 2012. NASA’s…

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