Fossil Fuels Tag

Soot or Black Carbon (BC) is the reminiscence of incomplete combustion of fossil fuels, biofuels, and biomass. This emission often tends to contain aerosol which can be extremely harmful to the aquatic environment. BC contributes to the acceleration of sea ice melting in the Arctic. Scientists from all over the world are trying to figure out strategies to change this situation.   Aron Stubbins, a professor of...

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Kyle Kornack believes that you can offset 100 percent of your car’s carbon emissions by paying an extra 10 cents a gallon at the pump. He graduated from the Northeastern University in 2013 with a degree in environmental studies and philosophy. According to him, with 40 million people fueling up at the pump each day, we envision gas stations as hubs of environmental advocacy. He...

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