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Scientists just discovered a major new source of greenhouse gases
 

Scientists just discovered a major new source of greenhouse gases

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Just yesterday , Earth crossed a major (and very scary) threshold, with scientists announcing that levels of atmospheric CO2 have officially surpassed 400 parts per million, and there’s little hope of them ever returning them to safe levels.
 
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9 Oct 2016 - General
 
Greenhouse gases are exploiting ozone layer by worsening the environmental conditions through global warming. Greenhouse gases like carbon dioxide act like a blanket that absorb Infra-Red radiations and prevent them from escaping into outer space. The net effect of carbon dioxide layer is gradual heating of Earth’s atmosphere and surface called global heating or global warming. Recently researchers have found new sources of greenhouse gases which are dams and reservoirs. It is really worrying th...
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The first line of this article itself is enough to convey the message of the harm mankind has done to the atmosphere. Levels of atmospheric CO2 have surpassed 400 parts per million and "There is little hope of them ever returning them to safe levels"! Speaking of global warming and things we can do to prevent it, we still are far from reaching a solution for this problem. TO make the situation much worse, there is a new source of greenhouse gas emission, and it is the last thing one ma...
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