03 Oct '11, 5pm

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Gaping Hole in Arctic Ozone: The hole over the Arctic now rivals the one over the Ant...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Gaping Hole in Arctic Ozone: The hole over the Arctic now rivals the one over the Ant...

NASA Ozone concentrations over the Arctic in March 2010, left, and in March 2011. For the first time since record-keeping began, destruction of the ozone layer over the Arctic in early 2011 was comparable to that in the Antarctic ozone hole, scientists report. [Nature] The Pacific island nation of Tuvalu, hit by a crippling drought as a result of this year’s La Niña pattern, is about to run out of freshwater supplies. The government of New Zealand and the Red Cross are conferring on a potential rescue for the low-lying island, which is already threatened with a rise of sea levels. [The Telegraph] As opposition mobilizes against the European Union’s plan to make foreign carriers start paying for their pollution, the aviation industry’s main representative body warns of potential reprisals against European countries. An interim legal opinion is expected this week on a reques...

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green.blogs.nytimes.com 03 Oct '11, 5pm

For the first time since record-keeping began, destruction of the ozone layer over the Arctic in early 2011 was comparable...

That hole in ozone layer above the Arctic? In 2011, it grew to the biggest size that scientists have ever recorded.

That hole in ozone layer above the Arctic? In 2...

treehugger.com 03 Oct '11, 7pm

To investigate the 2011 Arctic ozone loss, scientists from 19 institutions in nine countries (United States, Germany, The ...

Arctic ozone hole is largest ever recorded

e360.yale.edu 03 Oct '11, 4pm

03 Oct 2011: Arctic Ozone Hole Is Largest Ever Recorded Scientists say a hole in the Arctic’s protective ozone layer last ...

Scientists record the largest ever hole in the ...

todayonline.com 03 Oct '11, 1pm

SINGAPORE - A huge hole that appeared in the Earth's protective ozone layer above the Arctic in 2011 was the largest recor...

Scientists worried as Arctic has record ozone loss - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Scientists worried as Arctic has record ozone l...

sg.news.yahoo.com 04 Oct '11, 1am

An ozone hole five times the size of California opened over the Arctic this spring, matching ozone loss over Antarctica fo...

Awesome. Now we have two giant holes in the ozo...

grist.org 03 Oct '11, 2pm

I hear New Zealand is beautiful, but I'm never going there, because the ozone is thin and I'll die of skin cancer. I hear ...

Long Cold Spell Leads to First Arctic Ozone Hole [image] #NASA

Long Cold Spell Leads to First Arctic Ozone Hol...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 05 Oct '11, 10pm

In March 2011, the Earth Observatory published images of a rare Arctic ozone hole. The images came from daily observations...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: A Pipeline Lawsuit: I...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 05 Oct '11, 8pm

Environmental groups sue the State Department and the Department of Interior in federal court in Nebraska to block the con...

Venus has ozone layer too

Venus has ozone layer too

earthtimes.org 08 Oct '11, 11am

Illustration of Venus via Shutterstock Much like Earth, Venus has an ozone layer high in its atmosphere, according to new ...

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tech65.org 08 Oct '11, 3am

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Update on Arctic Sea Ice: The extent of sea ice...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 06 Oct '11, 8pm

National Snow and Ice Data Center The white section indicates the extent of Arctic sea ice last month, the second-lowest e...

Update on Arctic Sea Ice: NOAA animation of thi...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 06 Oct '11, 9pm

National Snow and Ice Data Center The white section indicates the extent of Arctic sea ice last month, the second-lowest e...

Green Blog: Arctic Shelves Have Lost Half Their...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Sep '11, 12pm

The Ward Hunt ice shelf in Canada is rapidly disappearing. OTTAWA — Canada’s Arctic ice shelves, formations that date back...