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long term climate feedback loop
2013-08-06 10:24:29

In a recent report, oceanographer Richard Zeebe examined the long-term climate effects of today's human activity thousands of years into the Earth's future.

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2009-12-22 10:54:03

CO2 is being absorbed by the oceans, which increases seawater acidity (lowers the seawater pH).

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2008-04-28 00:30:00

Scientists say long before mankind began burning fossil fuels, there was an eons-long balance between carbon dioxide emissions and Earth’s ability to absorb them. But now the planet is having trouble keeping up.


Word of the Day
cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.