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2012-06-12 16:48:43

Cutting edge carbon capture technology is having quite the year so far as UK scientists said they have developed a "metal-organic framework" that works like a sponge, absorbing carbon dioxide from high pressure emissions.

2012-02-01 15:53:56

The latest episode in the American Chemical Society's (ACS) award-winning "Global Challenges/Chemistry Solutions" podcast series puts forth the reassuring finding that concerns about global warming having a domino effect — unleashing 600 billion tons of carbon in vast expanses of peat in the Northern hemisphere and accelerating warming to disastrous proportions — may be less justified than previously thought.

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2011-07-14 12:11:37

Plants are good for the planet because, among other things, they help offset the effects of global climate change.

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2011-06-20 08:45:00

Australian research institute CSIRO launched a new website on Monday that allows Internet users to monitor greenhouse gas emissions.

2009-09-16 10:22:21

So you're a manufacturer about to introduce a new consumer product to the marketplace. Will that product or the manufacture of the product contribute to global warming through the greenhouse effect?

2009-08-17 15:45:40

Scientists at the University of Calgary have found that methane emission by plants could be a bigger problem in global warming than previously thought.

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2008-10-25 13:40:00

Carbon dioxide is only one of the greenhouse gases that make scientists stay up at night. Methane and nitrogen trifluoride are increasing which makes scientists worry about increasing global warming.

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2008-10-24 12:40:00

New measurements released on Thursday show that levels of a powerful greenhouse gas are four times as high as previously thought.

2008-09-30 09:00:50

Russian oil company Rosneft and The World Bank have signed an emission reduction purchase agreement for emission reduction units accumulated as a part of the associated gas utilization project at Rosneft's Komsomolskoye oil field in the Yamal-Nenez autonomous region of Russia.

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2007-11-23 19:23:06

Two of the most important Greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached a record high in 2006, and measurements show that one - carbon dioxide - is playing an increasingly important role in global warming, the U.N. weather agency said Friday.


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.