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Latest Carbon dioxide in the Earth's atmosphere Stories

2010-08-26 12:38:40

Imagine loosening the screw-top of a soda bottle and hearing the carbon dioxide begin to escape.

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2010-08-03 08:42:40

Meteorologists have determined exactly how much carbon dioxide humans can emit into the atmosphere while ensuring that the earth does not heat up by more than two degrees.

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2010-06-28 13:17:49

A NASA-led research team has expanded the growing global armada of remote sensing satellites capable of studying carbon dioxide, the leading greenhouse gas driving changes in Earth's climate.

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2010-06-28 06:35:00

A chain of past natural events may hold lessons for the future.

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2010-06-18 09:40:33

By examining 800,000-year-old polar ice, scientists increasingly are learning how the climate has changed since the last ice melt and that carbon dioxide has become more abundant in the Earth's atmosphere.

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2010-06-18 07:52:08

Increasingly, the Earth's climate appears to be more connected than anyone would have imagined.

2010-05-27 17:37:00

Scientists have found the possible source of a huge carbon dioxide 'burp' that happened some 18,000 years ago and which helped to end the last ice age.

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2010-05-07 09:45:00

Potential climate change caused by rising levels of carbon dioxide might be better understood by examining fossil plant remains from millions of years ago.

2010-04-27 18:52:47

The physiology of microbes living underground could determine the amount of carbon dioxide emitted from soils on a warmer Earth, according to a study published online this week in Nature Geoscience.

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2010-02-16 16:39:50

Two studies provide clearer picture of how carbon cycle was dramatically affected long ago.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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