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Lightning may play a much bigger part than previously thought in a fundamental process that cleans our atmosphere of pollutants, according to the results of a new study.

New research published in in the journal Science suggests that electrical storms produce large amounts of molecules called oxidating radicals that break down gases like carbon monoxide and methane in the atmosphere. These atmospheric pollutants can contribute to global warming and damage the ozone layer. ……

 

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Wow, sounds promising! Here's a link to the actual article, but I don't know how much of it you can see without a subscription.
 

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The human nose can distinguish at least 1 trillion different odours, a resolution orders of magnitude beyond the previous estimate of just 10,000 scents, researchers report today in Science1……

 

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Huge advance in fusion energy output. The graph says it all. It's odd to me at all these environmental summits and meetings that there isn't much talk about fusion. If things are as dire as we keep hearing, why isn't there more international cooperation and funding for fusion?

Fusion-Yield-Chart.png
 
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Another Star Trek advancement.
 

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