Oldest Sample Of Manmade Air Pollution Recovered in Peruvian Ice Cap

February 10, 2015 5:02 PM

13 0

Scientists have found the oldest evidence of manmade air pollution buried in an ice cap in the Peruvian Andes.

"This evidence supports the idea that human impact on the environment was widespread even before the industrial revolution," study co-author Paolo Gabrielli, a research scientist at the Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center at Ohio State University, said in a press release.

Read more

To category page