May 10, 2018

Trump's war on science cancels NASA greenhouse gas monitoring

Independent, UK -  Donald Trump has cancelled NASA’s greenhouse gas monitoring system, prompting concern it will hinder efforts to bring down global emissions.The space agency’s Carbon Monitoring System has until now used satellite and aircraft instruments to monitor carbon dioxide and methane levels remotely - spending $10m each year.But the White House has now scrapped the funding as part of its wider attack on climate science.

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