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Earth just soared past yet another climate change milestone

The Earth's atmosphere is more saturated with greenhouse gases now than at any other time in human history. For the first time on record, the average amount of carbon dioxide — the main long-lived gas responsible for global warming — in
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China’s Tiangong-1 space station burns up in Earth’s atmosphere above the Pacific Ocean

China’s Tiangong-1 space station is officially no more. According to multiple agencies tracking the space station’s movements, 34-foot-long spacecraft re-entered Earth’s atmosphere at 8:16 p.m. ET above the southern Pacific Ocean.
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A SpaceX rocket launch blew a temporary hole in Earth's upper atmosphere

On August 24, 2017, the charged particles of Earth's ionosphere were doing what they typically do: hanging out between 37 and 620 miles above the Earth's surface, basking in incoming ultraviolet radiation from the sun.  Suddenly, and rather
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Overview of Greenhouse Gases

From: Via: @1918 I am: that trap heat in the atmosphere are called greenhouse gases. This
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A poem that ‘purifies’ air by removing nitrogen oxide to be auctioned off in UK

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times The world’s first air-cleansing poem, which has removed more than two tonnes of pollution from the environment, is being auctioned off for charity to help in the battle against lung
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Home from home

From: Via: RT @SYMotorUK: RT @livingnortheast: Home from home: SsangYong Rexton W from homeHow many
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Why Airline Food Sucks

From: Via: Why Airline Food Sucks: #complexity via @mitchjoelAs long as passengers have been flying, they've been disappointed by
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Fourteen Unsung Heroes, Inventions, and Ideas That Save Lives

From:   By: Laura Helmuth Via: US lifespan has doubled over 150 years. Fm cotton to window screens, 14 oddball reasons