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Mapping Greenhouse Gases on the Great Lakes

Mapping Greenhouse Gases on the Great Lakes

We’re Oceanographers in this lab and particularly we study ocean chemistry. Now this project that were working on here it’s, it’s not in the oceans it’s, it’s in the largest liquid freshwater environment on the planet that being the Great Lakes system and and what better place to do that research then at the University …

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Powerful Climate Summit Speech

Thank you, Mr Secretary General, your excellencies, ladies and gentleman, and distinguished guests. I’m honored to be here today, I stand before you not as an expert but as a concerned citizen, one of the 400,000 people who marched in the streets of New York on Sunday, and the billions of others around the world …

Greenhouse gas study at Imperial

Greenhouse gas study at Imperial

I’m doctor Heather Graven I’m a lecturer in the physics department here at Imperial College London and I’m leading a research group studying greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. so we’re here on the roof of the Huxley building at Imperial College London about 24 metres up and we’re measuring greenhouse gases carbon dioxide and methane. …

Why is Carbon Monoxide So Deadly? – GTKAM

Why is Carbon Monoxide So Deadly? – GTKAM

In the winter, we fight the cold by turning up the heat! We’re often focused on the risks of being too cold. But we also need to consider the risks of how we’re warming up. (ACS Reactions: Get To Know A Molecule – animated intro) When you’re burning anything, like gasoline, kerosene, wood, coal or …

This Thing In Your Home is Secretly Killing You

This Thing In Your Home is Secretly Killing You

Home, we are told, is where the heart is. It’s the place you return to after you’ve navigated the crime-strewn streets, driven miles down potentially hazardous highways and traffic-congested roads where statistically you have a decent chance of getting into an accident at least once in your lifetime. Home is your safe-haven, your delightful patch …