Earth cooling experiment will begin in 2019

So scientists are trying to deal with global warming, which is getting out of control.

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Scientists from Harvard in 2019 plan to conduct an experiment on cooling the Earth with chemical reagents. Stratospheric controlled experiment on perturbation is based on spraying a large amount of calcium carbonate – a special aerosol, which should “cover” the Earth from ultraviolet radiation, according to Nature.

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Climatologists believe that the experiment can control the temperature on the planet within 0.5–1 degrees, which, with long-term use of this method, can “cool” the planet and slow global warming. The new method also has pitfalls – the dispersion of particles in the atmosphere can reduce the yield. In addition, scientists have not fully calculated the damage to the ozone layer, which has begun to gradually recover.







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