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Scientists Breed a New Generation of "Super Corals"

Coral reefs are in crisis as ocean heatwaves are draining them of life.

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Some corals, called "super corals," are more resistant to temperature changes and bleaching. Discover how scientist Ruth Gates began a "super coral" breeding program to create more resilient reefs.

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