A Newly Discovered Deep-Sea Coral Garden Could Unlock the Ocean’s Secrets

Date: March 14, 2020

Source: Gizmodo Earther
Author: Brain Kahn

Australia’s most famous coral resides on its Pacific coast. The Great Barrier Reef is amazing, to be sure, and a bellwether of how climate change is impacting reefs around the world.

But there’s a reef hidden in the depths of the Southern Ocean off Australia’s south coast that could unlock a much more profound secret about climate change and the entire ocean. And until recently, it remained completely unexplored.

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