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Jumping snails left grounded in future oceans

Jumping snails left grounded in future oceans

Media issued by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies

An international team including researchers from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies (Coral CoE) at James Cook University has discovered sea snails that leap to escape their predators may soon lose their extraordinary jumping ability because of rising human carbon dioxide emissions.

 

Image Credit: Alexander Semenov

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