Dioxide


Earth's Vegetation is Decreasing Growth Rate of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide

Earth's Vegetation is Decreasing Growth Rate of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide

It is being surmised by climate change scientists that the carbon dioxide surplus in the atmosphere is being blunted by greener...

Nov 9 2016, 7:30am CST

NASA Creates First Entirely Satellite-Based Global Maps of Human Carbon Dioxide Emissions

NASA Creates First Entirely Satellite-Based Global Maps of Human Carbon Dioxide Emissions

The global maps reveal the extent of human-made carbon dioxide in various regions around the globe...

Nov 2 2016, 9:16am CDT

Scientists Turn Carbon Dioxide into Fuel with Nano Technology

Scientists Turn Carbon Dioxide into Fuel with Nano Technology

In a new twist to waste-to-fuel technology, scientists at the US Department of Energys Oak Ridge National Laboratory have acci...

Oct 31 2016, 5:37am CDT

Scientists Accidentally Converts Carbon Dioxide Directly Into Ethanol

Scientists Accidentally Converts Carbon Dioxide Directly Into Ethanol

A simple one step process involving nano spike catalysts can turn carbon dioxide directly into ethanol...

Oct 19 2016, 12:09pm CDT

Earth’s Carbon Dioxide Moves Permanently Above 400 PPM

Earth’s Carbon Dioxide Moves Permanently Above 400 PPM

According to the experts, carbon dioxide levels in the earth’s atmosphere are higher than ever before....

Sep 30 2016, 4:37am CDT

Scientists Convert Carbon Dioxide to Create Electricity

Scientists Convert Carbon Dioxide to Create Electricity

A group of scientists have generated electricity via the conversion of carbon dioxide. This is a monumental landmark in the ann...

Aug 8 2016, 11:28am CDT

Scientists Recycle Carbon Dioxide to Create Usable Fuel

Scientists Recycle Carbon Dioxide to Create Usable Fuel

Taking a cue from the mechanism that trees use to convert carbon dioxide into sugars, researchers have found a similar way to...

Aug 2 2016, 10:09pm CDT

This Leaf Turns Carbon Dioxide into Fuel Using Sunlight

This Leaf Turns Carbon Dioxide into Fuel Using Sunlight

Scientists have managed to reconvert carbon dioxide into an energy source....

Aug 1 2016, 5:12am CDT

Mars Orbiter Finds Carbon Dioxide Ice on Red Planet

Mars Orbiter Finds Carbon Dioxide Ice on Red Planet

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has found that carbon dioxide ice more often covers the ground at night in some mid-latitud...

Jul 10 2016, 3:58am CDT

Antarctic Carbon Dioxide Crosses 400 PPM for the First Time in 4 Million Years

Antarctic Carbon Dioxide Crosses 400 PPM for the First Time in 4 Million Years

The continent of Antarctica has reached a new milestone in carbon dioxide concentration. It now has an official rate of 400 ppm...

Jun 17 2016, 4:52am CDT

Increasing Carbon Dioxide is Greening the Earth

Increasing Carbon Dioxide is Greening the Earth

The increasing carbon dioxide levels may be contributing to the lush greenery of the planet. This sounds almost paradoxical yet...

Apr 26 2016, 6:45am CDT

Carbon Release Rate is Highest Since Dinosaur Age

Carbon Dioxide Release at Highest Rate in 66 Million Years

New research suggests that humans are releasing carbon dioxide about 10 times faster than during any event in the past 66 milli...

Mar 22 2016, 12:50am CDT

Trees Release Less Carbon Dioxide due to Climate Change

Trees Release Less Carbon Dioxide due to Climate Change

Trees could become a carbon dioxide source instead of a carbon sink due to the ravaging effects of climate change in the future...

Mar 19 2016, 7:10am CDT

Record Annual Increase of Carbon Dioxide Seen in 2015

Record Annual Increase of Carbon Dioxide Seen in 2015

A record amount of carbon dioxide was released in the surroundings of the volcano, Mauna Loa....

Mar 11 2016, 3:28am CST

Rapid Plankton Growth in Ocean Linked to Rising Carbon Dioxide Levels

Rapid Plankton Growth in Ocean Linked to Rising Carbon Dioxide Levels and Climate Change

Scientists have found an unprecedented spike in the population of the small microscopic marine organism plankton and to the sur...

Nov 27 2015, 8:22pm CST

Southern Ocean has Increased its Uptake of Carbon Dioxide

Southern Ocean has Increased its Uptake of Carbon Dioxide

Research points out that the Southern Ocean off the coast of Antarctica is a carbon dioxide magnet....

Sep 11 2015, 3:51am CDT