Turning Carbon Dioxide into Stone
From KQED, Science Friday
on August 7, 2008
What if you could take CO2, pump it down a deep hole in the sea floor and turn it into something harmless? New research suggests the idea is not so far-fetched. David Goldberg, Taro Takahashi and Angela Slagle of Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory published a study on the subject in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences this week. Cover image courtesy of Shiny Things/flickr. Filmed and produced by Flora Lichtman.
Tags: pollution, clean air, carbon sequestering, CO2