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Can phytoplankton growth be stimulated in oceans to sequester CO2?

Casual learner only. Decades ago, I read, one ocean scientist stated, jokingly, probably, "Give me half a shipload of iron filings and I will give you another ice age." This was in response ...
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Where can I get Carbon Capture Storage data?

I need CCS data for Carbon Injection monitoring for a seismic hazard study. Is there any open source data that related Carbon Injection monitoring for example seismic, wells, 1/2/3/4D seismic and etc.
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Carbon "sequestration" or "drawdown" and Henry's Law

If gigatons of carbon dioxide were taken out of the atmosphere through photosynthesis into long-term soil carbon or tree carbon, or captured from the atmosphere and stored using some kind of ...
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Are natural or artificial pools of water (like ponds) carbon positive, negative or neutral?

Are natural or artificial pools of water (like ponds) carbon positive, negative or neutral? They store carbon, but anaerobes release methane, don't they?
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If ocean water was pumped into a desert would it help cool the planet?

Water pumped into a desert would evaporate and increase formation of clouds which would in turn increase the albedo of the Earth. Would this help to cool the planet more efficiently than trying to ...
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Does vegetation contribute to long-term carbon sequestration?

We know that vegetation sequesters CO2 in its leaves. Much of this carbon sequestration is temporary, since when the plant dies, much of it is released back into the atmosphere as CO2. If it dies in a ...
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