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Ozone levels still decreasing away from poles – Expert Reaction

Tessa Evans posted in on February 7th, 2018.

While the ozone holes in the poles are recovering, ozone levels are still dropping everywhere else between Russia to the Southern Ocean (between 60⁰N and 60⁰S), according to international research published in the journal Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics.  While ozone levels in the upper atmosphere have been recovering near the poles in recent years, this new […]

Research pins polar warming blame on humans

Peter Griffin posted in on October 31st, 2008.

A UK-led group of climate researchers claim their research has demonstrated for the first time that human activity is responsible for significant warming in both polar regions. Rising Arctic temperatures and the accelerating retreat of sea ice in the Arctic Ocean has been widely reported in scientific journals and the popular press. However, these changes […]

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