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Greenhouse gas emission | Wikipedia audio article

Greenhouse gas emission | Wikipedia audio article

A greenhouse gas is a gas that absorbs and emits radiant energy within the thermal infrared range. Greenhouse gases cause the greenhouse effect. The primary greenhouse gases in Earth’s atmosphere are water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide and ozone. Without greenhouse gases, the average temperature of Earth’s surface would be about −18 °C (0 …

Greenhouse Gases Observing Satellite | Wikipedia audio article

Greenhouse Gases Observing Satellite | Wikipedia audio article

The Greenhouse Gases Observing Satellite (GOSat), also known as Ibuki (Japanese: いぶき, Hepburn: Ibuki, meaning “breath”), is an Earth observation satellite and the world’s first satellite dedicated to greenhouse-gas-monitoring. It measures the densities of carbon dioxide and methane from 56,000 locations on the Earth’s atmosphere. The GOSAT was developed by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency …

Greenhouse-gas | Wikipedia audio article

Greenhouse-gas | Wikipedia audio article

A greenhouse gas is a gas that absorbs and emits radiant energy within the thermal infrared range. Greenhouse gases cause the greenhouse effect. The primary greenhouse gases in Earth’s atmosphere are water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide and ozone. Without greenhouse gases, the average temperature of Earth’s surface would be about −18 °C (0 …

Greenhouse gas | Wikipedia audio article

Greenhouse gas | Wikipedia audio article

A greenhouse gas is a gas that absorbs and emits radiant energy within the thermal infrared range. Greenhouse gases cause the greenhouse effect. The primary greenhouse gases in Earth’s atmosphere are water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide and ozone. Without greenhouse gases, the average temperature of Earth’s surface would be about −18 °C (0 …

How well has California decreased greenhouse gases?

How well has California decreased greenhouse gases?

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Reducing greenhouse gases in dairy production

Reducing greenhouse gases in dairy production

[Light, electronic music fades in.] [Light, electronic music fades in.] Narrator: Dairy farming is an important part of agriculture in Quebec and Canada. Even though they use leading-edge technology, dairy farms contribute to greenhouse gas emissions. The dairy sector and the science and innovation sector are working together to find solutions… …to reduce the environmental …

Climate Change: The View From MinuteEarth | #OursToLose

Climate Change: The View From MinuteEarth | #OursToLose

Carbon monoxide is an invisible gas, and it’s poisonous, so we put ear-splitting alarms in houses to warn us of its dangerous presence. Carbon dioxide, methane and nitrous oxide are also invisible gases, but without un-ignorable alarms in place, they’ve been allowed to cause rapid and dangerous changes to the climate, oceans and ecosystems on …