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Red Sea coral reefs can take the heat of climate change

The Red Sea corals fare well in heat thanks to their slow journey through areas where water temperatures are much higher.

Eilat, Israel

IN the azure waters of the Red Sea, Maoz Fine and his team dive to study what may be the planet's most unique coral: one that can survive global warming, at least for now.

The corals, striking in their red, orange and green colours, grow on tables some eight metres...