Storing carbon emission in deep ocean rocks could reduce effects of global warming

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Storing carbon emission in deep ocean rocks could reduce effects of global warming

Science Recorder | Delila James | Thursday, December 05, 2013

Researchers from the University of Southampton say centuries’ worth of carbon dioxide could be safely stored deep beneath the ocean in the basalt rocks of the earth’s upper crust. If such a massive sequestration of fossil fuel emissions turns out to be feasible, further increases in global warming could be averted... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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