In New York lab, centuries-old corals hold clues to climate shifts

Reef fish swim above recovering coral colonies on the Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Cairns, Australia October 25, 2019. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

PALISADES, N.Y. (Reuters) – Some 20 miles north of New York City, a team of scientists¬†is searching for clues about how the environment is changing by studying organisms not usually found in the woods around here: corals. In the labs of the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, a research unit of Columbia University overlooking the Hudson River, […]

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