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The greenhouse gas nitrous oxide is on the rise
Most of us know nitrous oxide as “laughing gas”, used for its anaesthetic effects. But nitrous oxide is also one of the main stratospheric ozone…

Lead pollution in Arctic ice shows economic impact of wars, plagues, famines from Middle Ages to present
RENO, Nev. (June 28, 2019) – How did events like the Black Death plague impact the economy of Medieval Europe? Particles of lead trapped deep…

Do we need water-repelling surfer shorts?
Scientists propose new framework to reduce harmful chemicals like PFAS added to consumer goods, and to phase out non-essentials


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Distinct pathways associated with chromosomal aberration frequency in a cohort exposed to genotoxic compounds compared to general population

Niazi, Yasmeen; Thomsen, Hauke; Smolkova, Bozena; Vodickova, Ludmila; Vodenkova, Sona; Kroupa, Michal; Vymetalkova, Veronika; Kazimirova, Alena; Barancokova, Magdalena; Volkovova, Katarina; Staruchova, Marta; Hoffmann, Per; Nöthen, Markus M.; Dusinska, Maria; Musak, Ludovit; Vodička, Pavel; Hemminki, Kari; Försti, Asta


Quality assurance and quality control procedure for national and Union GHG projections 2019

Schmid, Carmen; Rodrigo, Paula Ruiz; Dauwe, Tom; Brook, Rosie; Forster, Hannah; Gores, Sabine; Bouman, Evert; Abbasi, Golnoush; Sporer, Melanie; Jozwicka, Magdalena


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