Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



If the Ozone Hole Were Discovered Today… We’d Probably Let It Fry Us

  by Jeff Turrentine, an OnEarth Magazine repost F. Sherwood Rowland, the chemist whose work on ozone layer depletion won a Nobel Prize, died last Saturday in California. Rowland earned his place in environmental history by being one of the first scientists in the world to discover that chlorofluorocarbons, or [...]
read more

share

What ever happened to the hole in the ozone layer?

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Slate - The Green Lantern (5 years ago)

Last month, you updated us on the status of acid rain. That got me thinking about another environmental scourge of the 1980s—the hole in the ozone layer. What ever happened to that?[more...] ... Read Post

On Our Radar: Saluting a Colossus of Chemistry

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Green (3 years ago)

F. Sherwood Rowland, who endured relentless challenges for warning that chlorofluorocarbons were depleting the ozone layer, is dead at 84. Read Post

What If the Ozone Hole Were Discovered Today? We’d Probably Let It Fry Us

Issues & Causes / Climate Change : Climate Progress (2 years ago)

The legacy of Nobelist Sherry Rowland by Jeff Turrentine, an OnEarth Magazine repost F. Sherwood Rowland, the chemist whose work on ozone layer depletion won a Nobel Prize, died last Saturday in California. Rowland earned his place ... Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC