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Heroic plants are working overtime to gobble up our carbon emissions

LEAFY CLEAN: A new Berkeley Lab study shows that plants around the globe are keeping atmospheric carbon levels steady, despite the increase in emissions in recent decades. While this is a good thing and you should go thank a tree right now, it won't last forever.

Heroic plants are working overtime to gobble up our carbon emissions 2017-01-16T21:43:03+00:00

How planting trees in cities can save thousands of lives

THROWING SHADE: A new study from The Nature Conservancy suggests that planting trees in cities can result in cooler temperatures, which can save up to 48 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity annually and avoid up to 13 million tons of carbon dioxide emissions each year, reducing air pollution for millions of urban residents.

How planting trees in cities can save thousands of lives 2017-01-16T21:43:11+00:00