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Carbon dioxide in homes, offices, and classrooms could cut our capacity for complex, strategic thinking by 50% within 80 years, scientists warn

By the end of the century, indoor carbon dioxide levels could climb so high that they cut human performance on complex cognitive tasks by 50%, according to scientists’ calculations. A growing body of research indicates that high levels of carbon dioxide impair human cognition. Curbing carbon emissions from fossil fuels […]
Carbon dioxide in homes, offices, and classrooms could cut our capacity for complex, strategic thinking by 50% within 80 years, scientists warn
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A Coca Cola-owned brand will sell sparkling water made with carbon dioxide captured from the atmosphere

The company Climeworks specialises in capturing carbon-dioxide emissions from the atmosphere. Climeworks has partnered with the sparkling water brand Valser to sell beverages containing CO2 that’s captured from the air. Louise Charles, the communications manager at Climeworks, said the company also captures carbon dioxide for airborne fertilisers and renewable methane. […]
A Coca Cola-owned brand will sell sparkling water made with carbon dioxide captured from the atmosphere
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How U.S. cities would look without the Clean Air Act

VIDEO: The Clean Air Act was passed in 1970, and current regulations are based on an amended version passed in 1990. The legislation enabled federal and state authorities to establish comprehensive regulations for air pollutants. SaveOnEnergy, an online energy marketplace, came up with images showing the worst case scenario without proper regulation.
How U.S. cities would look without the Clean Air Act
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