The Ocean Acidification Series

Molecular symbols of greenhouse gasses infuse the waters and bodies of my re-imagined Nereids struggling to survive in 21st Century oceans.



The Ocean Acidification Series depicts the chemical compounds involved in the reaction of carbon dioxide (CO2) with water, creating carbonic acid (H2CO3) and bicarbonate (HCO-3).



Carbonic acid changes the pH of the seawater, and bicarbonate inhibits the growth of shells, skeletons and coral.

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