Black Carbon – Solutions from Soot?
Nature’s Secrets by Meg Lowman
Breathing the sooty plume from a maladjusted diesel engine or a smoldering cooking fire has always been ill-advised. But a new study finds that soot is warming the climate about twice as fast as scientists had estimated.
Richard Kerr, Science Magazine (25 January 2013)
For a typical mom in rural India, breakfast does not involve take-away Starbucks, microwaved oatmeal, frozen waffles, or sparkling tableware extracted from an automatic dishwasher.