For Sea Anemones, Global Warming and Microplastics Have Teamed Up to Make Everything Worse

Read the full story at Hakai Magazine.

Climate change and plastic pollution are major threats to all marine life, from minuscule crustaceans to gigantic whales. Although many experiments have examined these threats, few have looked at what happens when they both strike at once. At least for the sea anemone, new research from a team at the Carnegie Institution for Science in Stanford, California, suggests that the combined threat is worse than the sum of its parts.

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