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Cloud Creation: The Answer to Global Warming?

What if we could blanket the planet and shelter it from the Sun? Would it help Earth maintain a cool, comfortable temperature and reduce the impact of global warming? This is what a group of scientists recently wanted to figure out. The theory of geoengineering involves spraying sulfur dioxide into the atmosphere to form clouds. …

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Your Sunscreen Could Be Altering Your DNA and Killing Coral Reefs

There has been a lot of news about coral reefs lately, and it hasn’t been positive. Most notably, research has found that global warming may be contributing to the bleaching of reefs around the world. Now, new data suggests that our sunscreen could be harming coral reefs, too. Researchers from around the world have determined …

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Bleaching is the Latest Problem for the World’s Coral Reefs

Bleaching sounds like something that only applies to laundry, but think again — it’s a true effect of climate change on our world’s coral reefs. Scientists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently found that more than one-third of the coral reefs on our planet are at risk of bleaching this year. But what …

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