Carbon Capture – Humanity’s Last Hope?

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Climate change: Why carbon capture is not enough to save the planet – Efficiency and cost – News 24

 Carbon dioxide (CO2) is widely understood to be the leading cause of climate change and global warming In a bid to curb rising temperatures and CO2 levels, scientists are developing methods to draw the greenhouse gas from the atmosphere There are, however, sceptics who fear carbon capture technology is too costly and too inefficient to […]

Visualizing video at the speed of light — one trillion frames per second

We have built a virtual, slow-motion camera, where we can see photons, or light particles, moving through space. Now you have seen Doc Edgerton’s pictures of a bullet through an apple. But photons travel about a million times faster than bullets. So our camera can see these photons, or bullets of light, traveling through space. […]