Carbon Dioxide

The Earth Needs Multiple Methods For Removing Co2 From The Air To Avert Worst Of Climate Change

Concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere are higher than at any time in human history, and nine of the warmest years have occurred since 2005.

Read More →

The Recent Natural Gas Blowout In South Texas Highlights The Need For Strong Regulation

Hasan SeedeIn the first two decades after its release, methane traps over 85 times more heat in our atmosphere than carbon dioxide (CO2). (Photo: Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images)
Related topics: Science Photos

Read More →

Estimates Of Ecosystem Carbon Mitigation Improved Toward The Goal Of The Paris Agreement

Approximately 30 percent of CO2 emitted to the atmosphere by human activities, mainly through the use of fossil fuels and deforestation, is taken up by terrestrial ecosystems such as forests and grasslands. Recent reports from the IPCC concluded...
Related topics: Fossils, Paleontology, Deforestation, IPCC

Read More →

Scrubbing Carbon Dioxide From Smokestacks For Cleaner Industrial Emissions

Chemistry researchers have uncovered a better way to scrub carbon dioxide from smokestack emissions, which could be a key to mitigating global climate change.

Read More →

New Material Design Tops Carbon-capture From Wet Flue Gases

Chemical engineers have designed a material that can capture carbon dioxide from wet flue gasses better than current commercial materials.

Read More →

Improving The Accuracy Of Climate Model Projections With Emergent Constraints

The increase in carbon dioxide concentration in the atmosphere has warmed the Earth since the beginning of the industrial era. Climate models try to project how much this warming trend will continue, but they differ in their global-mean temperature...
Related topics: Global Warming

Read More →

Benefits And Risks For Marine Life From Carbon Dioxide Removal Approaches

A new IMAS study has identified potential benefits and risks for marine ecosystems from two of the key approaches for carbon removal proposed to cut atmospheric carbon levels and slow climate change.

Read More →

Can You Piezo A Peugeot?

Car manufacturers have a problem when it comes to climate change. Among the variety of sources for extra atmospheric CO2 their products are perhaps those most in the public eye, and consequently their marketing departments are resorting to ever more...
Related topics: Peugeot, Marketing

Read More →

A Sustainable New Material For Carbon Dioxide Capture

In a joint research study from Sweden, scientists from Chalmers University of Technology and Stockholm University have developed a new material for capturing carbon dioxide. The new material offers many benefits – it is sustainable, has a high...

Read More →

Your Global Carbon Dioxide Output Will Hit Record ~37 Bn. Tons And It Is Very Bad News

By Pep Canadell, Corinne Le Quéré, Glen Peters, Pierre Friedlingstein, Robbie Andrew< , Rob Jackson and Vanessa Haverd | - Global emissions for 2019 are predicted to hit 36.8 billion tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO₂), setting yet another...

Read More →

National Greenhouse Gas Reporting Needs An Overhaul: It's Time To Directly Measure The Atmosphere

How much greenhouse gas is emitted by any individual country? With global emissions of carbon dioxide hitting a record of 36.8 billion tonnes this year, and delegates gathering in Madrid for the latest UN climate talks, it's a pressing question.

Read More →

Research Reveals Past Rapid Antarctic Ice Loss Due To Ocean Warming

New research from the University of Otago has found the sensitive West Antarctic Ice Sheet collapsed during a warming period just over a million years ago when atmospheric carbon dioxide levels were lower than today.
Related topics: Antarctic

Read More →

Sdsc's Comet Supercomputer Helps Researchers Predict Carbon Dioxide Levels

The Global Change Biology Journal earlier this year published findings related to the Effects of 21st Century Climate, Land Use, and Disturbances on Ecosystem Carbon Balance in California after using the San Diego Supercomputer Center's Comet...
Related topics: Comets, Space

Read More →

Scientists Devise Catalyst That Uses Light To Turn Carbon Dioxide To Fuel

Scientists have used sunlight and a catalyst largely made of copper to transform carbon dioxide to methanol.

Read More →

Climate Crisis: “we Have Got To Reduce The Manufacture And Use Of Milk Formula”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall An infant feeding specialist has called for curbs on the availability and use of baby formula, because of high CO2 emissions associated with its production. Call to curb baby formula emissions By AAP 3:31am Dec 4, 2019...
Related topics: American Academy Of Pediatrics (AAP)

Read More →

Natural Gas Drives Record Co2 Emissions In 2019

Global carbon emissions boosted by soaring natural gas use are set to hit record levels in 2019 despite a decline in coal consumption and a string of countries declaring a climate emergency, researchers said Wednesday. In its annual analysis of...
Related topics: Fossils, Paleontology

Read More →

Scientists Just Engineered Bacteria To Eat Co2

Right now, biotech companies feed E. coli sugar as they produce everything from insulin to biofuels. Now, a new strain of the bacteria can suck emissions from the air as their food. Bacteria commonly used in the biotech industry could soon feed on...
Related topics: Bacteria, Insulin, Biofuel

Read More →

Boffins Believe It Was Volcanoes, Not Just Life, That Made Earth What It Is Today – Oxygen Rich

Photosynthesis alone ain't going to cut it as an explanation The chemical reaction that produced the outburst of oxygen on Earth was sparked by volcanoes belching carbon dioxide after a major tectonic plate shifted about 2.5 billion years ago,...
Related topics: Volcanoes

Read More →

British Yacht Skipper, 26, Wiped Out The Carbon Emissions Saved By Greta Thunberg’s Sail Across...

From The Daily Mail Nikki Henderson, 26, flew to the US to sail 48-foot catamaran the La Vagabonde Voyage meant to save approximately 2 or 3 tons of carbon dioxide emissions But Ms Henderson’s flight to US to skipper vessel likely produced...

Read More →

Kaiterra Laser Egg+ Co2 Review: An Improved Air Quality Monitor

With the addition of carbon dioxide detection, the latest Laser Egg device provides more complete protection from common pollutants.
Related topics: Laser

Read More →
What is noozilla?
Noozilla is an independent news aggregation service with a categorization engine that categorizes millions of news stories by subject.