Oceans hotter, higher, more acidic: WMO

By Jake Spring
Updated May 18 2022 - 8:16am, first published 8:13am
Heat trapped by human-induced greenhouse gases will warm the planet for many generations to come.

The world's oceans grew to their warmest and most acidic levels on record in 2021, while melting ice sheets helped push sea levels to new heights, the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) says.

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