Will Orbiting Carbon Observatory Magnify Energy Industry’s PR Problem? | Video

NASA’s OCO-2 is designed to watch Earth “breathe,” exhaling, then reabsorbing CO2 as the probe maps and re-maps our planet’s surface. Humanity’s rate of carbon-loading the atmosphere is rapidly accelerating. But how fast and how well Earth can compensate is not known.

NASA Carbon Dioxide-Monitoring Satellite 'Go' for Tuesday Launch: How to Watch Live

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