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ozone hole
2014-11-03 03:00:03

The Antarctic ozone hole reached its annual peak size on Sept. 11, according to scientists from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The size of this year’s hole was 24.1 million square kilometers (9.3 million square miles) — an area roughly the size of North America.

2014-10-20 12:24:41

Company Expects New Family of Products will Reduce Greenhouse Gas Content of Refrigerants by 245 Million Tons CO2 Equivalent Worldwide by 2025 WILMINGTON, Del., Oct.

2014-09-23 16:22:44

Initiative Marks Milestone Toward Reducing HFC Greenhouse Gas Emissions NEW YORK, Sept.

2014-09-23 12:24:47

Initiative to Reduce Food Spoilage, Increase Efficiency, and Reduce HFC Emissions NEW YORK, Sept.

2014-09-23 08:23:10

BRACKNELL, England, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novec 1230 Fire Protection Fluid by 3M offers fire suppression market an environmentally

earth stratosphere
2014-09-16 06:49:17

The layer of gas that protects us and all life on Earth from the Sun’s harmful ultraviolet radiation may be on the road to recovery, but as the world commemorates World Ozone Day on Tuesday, officials emphasize there is still much work to be done.

ozone layer recovering
2014-09-11 09:10:05

The ozone layer that protects the planet from harmful ultraviolet radiation is on the road to recovery, scientists from the United Nations Environment Programme and the World Meteorological Organization announced on Wednesday.

earth atmosphere ozone layer mystery
2014-09-08 05:20:11

Thanks to the Montreal Protocol, ozone-depleting chemicals have declined and the ozone hole appears to be on the mend. Yet, despite its success, something is not … quite … right.


Word of the Day
inwit
  • Inward knowledge; understanding; conscience.
The word 'inwit' comes from Middle English inwit ("mind, reason, intellect, understanding; soul, spirit; feeling; the collection of inner faculties; one of five inner faculties; one of the outer bodily senses.; inward awareness of right or wrong, conscience"), from Old English *inwitt, inġewitnes ("consciousness, conscience, knowledge, knowing"), equivalent to in- +‎ wit. (Wiktionary)
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