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The Ocean’s Living Carbon PumpsLast Updated on 2014-10-22 11:43:51When we talk about global carbon fixation –"pumping" carbon out of the atmosphere and fixing it into organic molecules by photosynthesis – proper measurement is key to understanding this process. By some estimates, almost half of the world’s organic carbon is fixed by marine organisms called phytoplankton – single-celled photosynthetic organisms that account for less than one percent of the total photosynthetic biomass on Earth. Click here to read more
US greenhouse gas emissions rise despite Obama's new climate change pushLast Updated on 2014-10-22 11:30:07
Federal agency finds that emissions increased during 2014 polar vortex, raising questions about US’s targeted 2020 cuts
President Barack Obama has heavily promoted US progress cutting greenhouse gas emissions. Photograph: Charles Dharapak/AP
America’s energy-related carbon pollution rose 2.5% last year despite President Barack Obama’s efforts to fight climate change, according to new federal data. Click here to read more
Pequeño #Action4Climate competition @Connect4Climate Last Updated on 2014-10-21 11:00:11Pequeño, part of the Action4Climate video competition, sets out to find ways people living in Mexico can reduce their impact on the Earth. From eating to commuting to work, filmmakers Diego Martinez, Ana Gutiérrez and Juan Pablo Mayorga, ask, “So, what can a group of persons do to face climate change?”
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