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Geography

The volcano saving Australia’s coral

It almost sounds too bizarre to be true. A vast raft of pumice, twice the size of Manhattan, emerged from a volcano and drifted across the ocean towards the Great Barrier Reef. But this is exactly what happened, scientists say. Could a volcano save Australia’s coral?

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