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Mexico’s Colima volcano erupts, local communities evacuated

Scientists Just Discovered a Major New Source of Carbon Emissions

File this under bad news for humanity’s climate ambitions: The dams and reservoirs we use to harness ‘clean’ hydroelectric power and irrigate our crops apparently emit carbon. A lot of it. All told, man-made reservoirs release roughly a gigaton of heat-trapping greenhouse gases each year. That’s more than the entire nation of Canada…

 

Mexico’s Colima volcano erupts, local communities evacuated

Mexico’s Colima volcano erupted on Friday, spewing a large plume of ash and thick black smoke into the sky and provoking the evacuation of two nearby villages.  The volcano is located in western Mexico between the states of Colima and Jalsico and is one of the country’s most active…

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