2014-11-17. A Year In The Life Of Earth's CO2.

posted Nov 25, 2014, 4:57 PM by Alan Gould
NASA Goddard Media Studios. For GSS Climate Change chapter 5. Excerpt: An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given scientists a stunning new look at how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe. Plumes of carbon dioxide in the simulation swirl and shift as winds disperse the greenhouse gas away from its sources. The simulation also illustrates differences in carbon dioxide levels in the northern and southern hemispheres and distinct swings in global carbon dioxide concentrations as the growth cycle of plants and trees changes with the seasons....  http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/details.cgi?aid=11719 - Press Release: http://www.nasa.gov/press/goddard/2014/november/nasa-computer-model-provides-a-new-portrait-of-carbon-dioxide/#.VHUkK4dVNop - For detailed views of various parts of the world, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/content/goddard/a-closer-look-at-carbon-dioxide
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