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Research finds tiny bubbles tell tales of big volcanic eruptions

(Rice University) Microscopic bubbles can tell stories about Earth’s biggest volcanic eruptions and geoscientists from Rice University and the University of Texas at Austin have discovered some of those stories are written in nanoparticles.

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Global Warming Could Stop Relatively Quickly If Emissions Go to Zero, Research Suggests – KQED

The Polar Breakdown Warming in the Arctic and Antarctic continues to accelerate faster than the global average, scientists reported this year. In September, NASA Earth wrote on Twitter that, “The Arctic region is warming three times as fast as the rest of…

Global Warming Could Stop Relatively Quickly If Emissions Go to Zero, Research Suggests – KQED

The Polar Breakdown Warming in the Arctic and Antarctic continues to accelerate faster than the global average, scientists reported this year. In September, NASA Earth wrote on Twitter that, “The Arctic region is warming three times as fast as the rest of…

Many Scientists Now Say Global Warming Could Stop Relatively Quickly After Emissions Go to Zero – InsideClimate News

Parts of the world economy may have been on pause during 2020, dampening greenhouse gas emissions for a while. But that didn’t slow the overall buildup of atmospheric carbon dioxide, which reached its highest level in millions of years.  If…

China’s Island Province Bans All Disposable Plastics; Uses Industrial Might to Ramp Up Biodegradable Ones

While once-pristine beaches around the tropics are becoming infamous for their plastic litter, the Chinese island province of Hainan is putting a new plan in place to keep its beaches clean. Cities like Sanya and Haikou are ground zero for an ambitious new plastic pollution control plan that began in August when single-use plastic items […]

The post China’s Island Province Bans All Disposable Plastics; Uses Industrial Might to Ramp Up Biodegradable Ones appeared first on Good News Network.

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Coca-Cola, Pepsi and Nestlé named top plastic polluters for third year in a row

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Nestlé have been accused of “zero progress” on reducing plastic waste, after being named the world’s top plastic polluters for the third year in a row. Coca-Cola was ranked the world’s No 1 plastic polluter by Break…

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Red Sea turtle hatchlings are feeling the heat

(King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST)) The balance of the sexes in marine turtle hatchlings may be disrupted by high sand temperatures at nesting sites around the Red Sea.