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Warming seas will turn a brighter blue

Feb 05, 2019 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

THE sea will turn a brighter shade of blue due to global warming, a study has predicted.

Experts believe that changing ocean temperatures will alter the distribution of tiny organisms called phytoplankton, which play a crucial role in absorbing sunlight.

A decrease in the number of the creatures in the subtropics and temperate regions, such as the North Atlantic, is likely to turn the sea a more brilliant blue in these areas.

Meanwhile, colder waters near the north and south po...