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Sep 02

“Beyond Carbon: Scientists Worry About Nitrogen’s Effect” (Richard Morgan, NYTimes)

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Remember those huge algae blooms in China that mucked up the water for the Olympic sailing events? The culprit was nitrogen. An article in the Sept. 2 New York Times looks at concerns about nitrogen, and it’s a good reminder that climate change is complicated — yes, reducing carbon is critical, but that many other …

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