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Climate change (23,702 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

causes. Instead, they are caused by the emission of greenhouse gases, mostly carbon dioxide (CO2) and methane. Burning fossil fuels for energy use creates most
Photosynthesis (10,540 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
carbohydrate molecules, such as sugars and starches, which are synthesized from carbon dioxide and water – hence the name photosynthesis, from the Greek phōs (φῶς)
Greenhouse gas (7,838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The primary greenhouse gases in Earth's atmosphere are water vapor (H2O), carbon dioxide (CO2), methane (CH4), nitrous oxide (N2O), and ozone (O3). Without
Carbon-fiber-reinforced polymers (5,159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
carbon-fiber-reinforced plastics, carbon-fiber reinforced-thermoplastic (CFRP, CRP, CFRTP), also known as carbon fiber, carbon composite, or just carbon, are extremely strong
Biomass (18,131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
purpose of carbon accounting is to determine the carbon intensity of an energy scenario, i.e. whether it is carbon positive, carbon neutral or carbon negative
Greenhouse gas emissions (9,406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
activities strengthen the greenhouse effect, causing climate change. Most is carbon dioxide from burning fossil fuels: coal, oil, and natural gas. The largest
Carbon monoxide poisoning (10,959 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon monoxide poisoning typically occurs from breathing in carbon monoxide (CO) at excessive levels. Symptoms are often described as "flu-like" and
Sustainable energy (13,757 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
switching to more sustainable options. Carbon capture and storage can be built into power plants to remove their carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, but is expensive
Natural gas (10,996 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
amounts of other higher alkanes. Usually low levels of trace gases like carbon dioxide, nitrogen, hydrogen sulfide, and helium are also present. Natural
Carbon nanotube (13,716 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A carbon nanotube (CNT) is a tube made of carbon with diameters typically measured in nanometres. Single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) Single-wall carbon
Greenhouse effect (6,314 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surface then radiates heat, which is absorbed by greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide. Without the natural greenhouse effect, Earth's average temperature
Carbon tax (17,009 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A carbon tax is a tax levied on the carbon emissions required to produce goods and services. Carbon taxes are intended to make visible the "hidden" social
Suicide methods (10,236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an inert gas such as helium, nitrogen, and argon, or a toxic gas such as carbon monoxide, is used to bring about unconsciousness. As of 2010[update], organizations
Low-carbon economy (8,494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A low-carbon economy (LCE) or decarbonised economy is an economy based on energy sources that produce low levels of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. GHG
Resistor (7,984 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
powdered ceramic) to the carbon. Higher concentrations of carbon, which is a good conductor, result in lower resistances. Carbon composition resistors were
Blood (6,940 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(92% by volume), and contains proteins, glucose, mineral ions, hormones, carbon dioxide (plasma being the main medium for excretory product transportation)
Tundra (2,504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
biomass that has been stored as methane and carbon dioxide in the permafrost, making the tundra soil a carbon sink. As global warming heats the ecosystem
Peat (6,529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of carbon (about 46 times 2019 global CO2 emissions). Globally, peat stores up to 550 Gt of carbon, 42% of all soil carbon, which exceeds the carbon stored
Peat (6,529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of carbon (about 46 times 2019 global CO2 emissions). Globally, peat stores up to 550 Gt of carbon, 42% of all soil carbon, which exceeds the carbon stored
Eocene (7,327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Eocene is marked by a brief period in which the concentration of the carbon isotope 13C in the atmosphere was exceptionally low in comparison with the
Carbonated water (4,121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the U.S.) as seltzer or seltzer water) is water containing dissolved carbon dioxide gas, either artificially injected under pressure or occurring due
Carbon credit (5,249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A carbon credit is a generic term for any tradable certificate or permit representing the right to emit a set amount of carbon dioxide or the equivalent
Global warming potential (3,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tonnes of carbon dioxide. Similarly a tonne of nitrous oxide, from manure for example, is equivalent to 273 tonnes of carbon dioxide.: 7SM-24  Carbon dioxide
Hypercapnia (2,905 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
CO2 retention, is a condition of abnormally elevated carbon dioxide (CO2) levels in the blood. Carbon dioxide is a gaseous product of the body's metabolism
Carbon offset (11,901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A carbon offset is a reduction or removal of emissions of carbon dioxide or other greenhouse gases made in order to compensate for emissions made elsewhere
List of EC numbers (EC 6) (2,763 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
This list contains a list of EC numbers for the sixth group, EC 6, ligases, placed in numerical order as determined by the Nomenclature Committee of the
National Register of Historic Places listings in Carbon County, Pennsylvania (234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Carbon County, Pennsylvania. This is intended to be a complete list of the properties
Seaweed (3,303 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
absorbing carbon dioxide, recent attention has been on cultivating seaweeds as a potential climate change mitigation strategy for biosequestration of carbon dioxide
List of enzymes (3,508 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
desulfinase EC 3.13.1.4: 3-sulfinopropanoyl—CoA desulfinase EC 3.13.1.5: Carbon disulfide hydrolase EC 3.13.1.6: (CysO sulfur-carrier protein)-S-L-cysteine
Rayon (5,007 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
common today, using alkali and carbon sulfide; and the Lyocell process, using amine oxide. The last avoids the neurotoxic carbon sulfide of the viscose process
Before Present (1,069 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
before nuclear weapons testing artificially altered the proportion of the carbon isotopes in the atmosphere, which scientists must now account for. In a
Renewable energy (16,508 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
But the International Energy Agency said in 2021 that to reach net zero carbon emissions more effort is needed to increase renewables, and called for generation
Altered Carbon (TV series) (4,755 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Altered Carbon is an American cyberpunk television series created by Laeta Kalogridis and based on the 2002 novel of the same title by English author Richard
Paris Agreement (8,537 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
" Carbon Market Watch. Carbon Market Watch, 19 May 2016. Web. 10 October 2016. Böhm, Steffen. Upsetting the offset: the political economy of carbon markets
Grassland (5,397 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
For this reason, soil carbon accounts for about 81% of the total ecosystem carbon in grasslands. The close link between soil carbon and underground biomass
ThinkPad X1 series (2,992 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
produced by Lenovo. The current model list contains six lines of machines: X1 Carbon - mainstream premium 14-inch model X1 Yoga - the convertible 14-inch version
Carbon dioxide scrubber (2,147 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A carbon dioxide scrubber is a piece of equipment that absorbs carbon dioxide (CO2). It is used to treat exhaust gases from industrial plants or from
Carbon dioxide removal (5,293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon dioxide removal (CDR), also known as negative CO2 emissions, is a process in which carbon dioxide gas (CO2) is removed from the atmosphere and sequestered
List of EC numbers (EC 4) (7,996 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
4-dimethylpyrrolidin-2-one * *No Wikipedia article EC 4.2.1.1: carbonic anhydrase EC 4.2.1.2: fumarate hydratase EC 4.2.1.3: aconitate hydratase
Paris Agreement (8,537 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
" Carbon Market Watch. Carbon Market Watch, 19 May 2016. Web. 10 October 2016. Böhm, Steffen. Upsetting the offset: the political economy of carbon markets
Electrolysis (4,506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
such methane, ethylene, ethanol, etc. The electrolysis of carbon dioxide gives formate or carbon monoxide, but sometimes more elaborate organic compounds
Carbon dioxide removal (5,293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon dioxide removal (CDR), also known as negative CO2 emissions, is a process in which carbon dioxide gas (CO2) is removed from the atmosphere and sequestered
Carbonation (248 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbonation is the chemical reaction of carbon dioxide to give carbonates, bicarbonates, and carbonic acid. In chemistry, the term is sometimes used in
Biofuel (5,260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Although the use of this class of biofuels reduces carbon emissions, their use does not yield net zero carbon emission. Algae can be produced in ponds or tanks
ThinkPad X1 series (2,992 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
produced by Lenovo. The current model list contains six lines of machines: X1 Carbon - mainstream premium 14-inch model X1 Yoga - the convertible 14-inch version
Carbon County, Pennsylvania (2,544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, in the United States. As of the 2020 census, the population was 64,749. Carbon County
Atmosphere (1,945 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
atmosphere of Earth is composed of nitrogen (78%), oxygen (21%), argon (0.9%), carbon dioxide (0.04%) and trace gases. Most organisms use oxygen for respiration;
Explosive (8,235 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
like carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, nitrogen and nitric oxides, CDP is different. Instead, the highly energetic reduction of carbon dioxide to carbon vaporizes
Kyoto Protocol (14,813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kyoto Protocol applied to the seven greenhouse gases listed in Annex A: carbon dioxide (CO2), Methane (CH4), nitrous oxide (N2O), hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs)
Cement (8,805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conditions or under water. Rather, it sets as it dries and reacts with carbon dioxide in the air. It is resistant to attack by chemicals after setting
Atmosphere of Earth (6,206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
molecules), dry air contains 78.08% nitrogen, 20.95% oxygen, 0.93% argon, 0.04% carbon dioxide, and small amounts of other gases. Air also contains a variable
Fossil fuel (5,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
created by photosynthesis. The conversion from these materials to high-carbon fossil fuels typically require a geological process of millions of years
Composite material (9,672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
systems of airplanes and racing cars are using carbon/carbon material, and the composite material with carbon fibres and silicon carbide matrix has been introduced
Calvin cycle (2,383 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reactions, or photosynthetic carbon reduction (PCR) cycle of photosynthesis are the chemical reactions that convert carbon dioxide and hydrogen-carrier
Wildfire (19,888 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pronounced evolutionary effects on most ecosystems' flora and fauna. Earth's carbon-rich vegetation, seasonally dry climates, atmospheric oxygen, and widespread
Saudi Aramco (7,843 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
oil-producing companies. It is the single greatest contributor to global carbon emissions of any company in the world since 1965. On May 11, 2022, Saudi
Excretion (722 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as excretion. Green plants produce carbon dioxide and water as respiratory products. In green plants, the carbon dioxide released during respiration
Breathing (4,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
facilitate gas exchange with the internal environment, mostly to flush out carbon dioxide and bring in oxygen. All aerobic creatures need oxygen for cellular
Red blood cell (7,716 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
blood cells also carries some of the waste product carbon dioxide back from the tissues; most waste carbon dioxide, however, is transported back to the pulmonary
Primary production (4,864 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
production is synthesis of organic compounds from atmospheric or aqueous carbon dioxide. It principally occurs through the process of photosynthesis, which
Wildfire (19,888 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pronounced evolutionary effects on most ecosystems' flora and fauna. Earth's carbon-rich vegetation, seasonally dry climates, atmospheric oxygen, and widespread
Permafrost (8,729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
methane and carbon dioxide, making tundra soil a carbon sink. As global warming heats the ecosystem and causes soil thawing, the permafrost carbon cycle accelerates
Composite material (9,672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
systems of airplanes and racing cars are using carbon/carbon material, and the composite material with carbon fibres and silicon carbide matrix has been introduced
Zooplankton (6,707 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an aquatic environment, as the exoskeleton provides the bacterium with carbon and nitrogen. Body size has been defined as a "master trait" for plankton
List of EC numbers (EC 5) (3,158 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
This list contains a list of EC numbers for the fifth group, EC 5, isomerases, placed in numerical order as determined by the Nomenclature Committee of
Greenhouse (4,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
greenhouse cultivation at enhanced temperature and at enhanced carbon dioxide concentration. Carbon dioxide enrichment can also reduce greenhouse water usage
Air pollution (18,288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pollutants, such as gases (including ammonia, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, nitrous oxides, methane, carbon dioxide and chlorofluorocarbons), particulates
Excretion (722 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as excretion. Green plants produce carbon dioxide and water as respiratory products. In green plants, the carbon dioxide released during respiration
Need for Speed (7,924 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Speed: Carbon Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved May 9, 2019. "Need for Speed: Carbon Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved May 9, 2019. "Need for Speed: Carbon Reviews"
PepsiCo (10,190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
S. to determine the carbon footprint of its orange juice product, as certified by the Carbon Trust, an outside auditor of carbon emissions. Also in 2009
Low-carbon diet (2,610 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
low-carbon diet refers to making lifestyle choices related to food consumption to reduce resulting greenhouse gas emissions (GHGe). Choosing a low carbon
Reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (9,663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conservation, sustainable management of forests and enhancement of forest carbon stocks in developing countries (REDD+) was first negotiated under the United
Nucleotide (2,954 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nucleotides are composed of three subunit molecules: a nucleobase, a five-carbon sugar (ribose or deoxyribose), and a phosphate group consisting of one to
Mycelium (741 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
organic fraction of soil, and their growth releases carbon dioxide back into the atmosphere (see carbon cycle). Ectomycorrhizal extramatrical mycelium, as
Fermentation (4,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
They produce hydrogen, carbon dioxide, formate and acetate and carboxylic acids. Then consortia of microbes convert the carbon dioxide and acetate to
Heterotroph (2,669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
produce its own food, instead taking nutrition from other sources of organic carbon, mainly plant or animal matter. In the food chain, heterotrophs are primary
Respiratory failure (1,379 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
carbon dioxide, or both cannot be kept at normal levels. A drop in the oxygen carried in the blood is known as hypoxemia; a rise in arterial carbon dioxide
Motorcycle braking systems (1,878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
late braking can overheat carbon carbon brakes as they oxidize and wear out faster. The high temperatures needed for carbon carbon brakes to be effective
Nuclear power (20,132 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
about 10% of global electricity generation, and were the second-largest low-carbon power source after hydroelectricity. As of March 2022,[update] there are
Atomic mass (2,702 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where 1 amu or 1 u or 1 Da is defined as 1⁄12 of the mass of a single carbon-12 atom, at rest. The protons and neutrons of the nucleus account for nearly
Saturated fat (4,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that each contain a long linear or branched chain of carbon (C) atoms. Along the chain, some carbon atoms are linked by single bonds (-C-C-) and others
Biogas (8,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Biogas is a mixture of gases, primarily consisting of methane, carbon dioxide and hydrogen sulphide, produced from raw materials such as agricultural waste
Environmental effects of aviation (8,321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
local air quality.Jet airliners contribute to climate change by emitting carbon dioxide (CO2), the best understood greenhouse gas, and, with less scientific
Individual action on climate change (11,446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2020[update], emissions budgets are uncertain but estimates of the annual average carbon footprint per person required to meet the target of limiting global warming
Human impact on the environment (18,871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere rises, the oceans absorb a lot of it. In the ocean, carbon dioxide reacts with seawater to form carbonic acid.
Afforestation (3,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
directly engage in afforestation programs to create forests and increase carbon capture. Afforestation is an increasingly sought-after method to fight climate
Carbonic anhydrase (3,868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The carbonic anhydrases (or carbonate dehydratases) form a family of enzymes that catalyze the interconversion between carbon dioxide and water and the
Carbon County, Wyoming (1,774 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon County is a county in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2020 United States Census, the population was 14,537. Its county seat is Rawlins. Its
Avogadro constant (2,185 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(universal atomic mass units); one dalton being 1/12 of the mass of one carbon-12 atom, which is approximately the mass of one nucleon (proton or neutron)
Damascus steel (3,914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Russian) and Bintie (Chinese) are all names for historical ultra-high carbon crucible steel typified by carbide segregation. "Wootz" is an erroneous
Saturated fat (4,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that each contain a long linear or branched chain of carbon (C) atoms. Along the chain, some carbon atoms are linked by single bonds (-C-C-) and others
Individual action on climate change (11,446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2020[update], emissions budgets are uncertain but estimates of the annual average carbon footprint per person required to meet the target of limiting global warming
Meadow (4,546 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
climate change mitigation potential as carbon sinks; deep-rooted grasses store a substantial amount of carbon in soil. In agriculture, a meadow is grassland
Reforestation (8,334 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
terrestrial carbon sinks, meaning they store large amounts of carbon. At any time, forests account for as much as double the amount of carbon in the atmosphere
Motorcycle braking systems (1,878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
late braking can overheat carbon carbon brakes as they oxidize and wear out faster. The high temperatures needed for carbon carbon brakes to be effective
Atomic mass (2,702 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where 1 amu or 1 u or 1 Da is defined as 1⁄12 of the mass of a single carbon-12 atom, at rest. The protons and neutrons of the nucleus account for nearly
Carbon County, Montana (1,505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Montana. As of the 2020 census, the population was 10,473. Its county seat is Red Lodge. Carbon
Cellular respiration (3,139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
acetyl-CoA (2 carbons) + oxaloacetate (4 carbons) yields citrate (6 carbons), which is rearranged to a more reactive form called isocitrate (6 carbons). Isocitrate
Isomer (5,376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from propane. Both have a chain of three carbon atoms connected by single bonds, with the remaining carbon valences being filled by seven hydrogen atoms
Human impact on the environment (18,871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere rises, the oceans absorb a lot of it. In the ocean, carbon dioxide reacts with seawater to form carbonic acid.
Major League Gaming (2,389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duty: Black Ops 2 was introduced into the Pro Circuit. In 2013 MLG signed Carbon and Str8 Rippin to a collective $1.75 million contract. On August 14, 2013
Lyase (388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cleave carbon–oxygen bonds, such as dehydratases EC 4.3 includes lyases that cleave carbon–nitrogen bonds EC 4.4 includes lyases that cleave carbon–sulfur
Exhaust gas (2,872 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pure-carbon fuels), and carbon dioxide (CO2) (except for fuels without carbon); these are not toxic or noxious (although water vapor and carbon dioxide
Red giant (3,324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into carbon in their cores via the triple-alpha process asymptotic-giant-branch (AGB) stars with a helium burning shell outside a degenerate carbon–oxygen
Blast furnace (7,099 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
downward flow of the ore along with the flux in contact with an upflow of hot, carbon monoxide-rich combustion gases is a countercurrent exchange and chemical
Carbon-neutral fuel (5,401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon-neutral fuel is fuel which produces no net-greenhouse gas emissions or carbon footprint. In practice, this usually means fuels that are made using
Adsorption (7,002 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chillers), synthetic resins, increasing storage capacity of carbide-derived carbons and water purification. Adsorption, ion exchange and chromatography are
Indoor air quality (6,884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
molds and other allergens, carbon monoxide, volatile organic compounds, legionella and other bacteria, asbestos fibers, carbon dioxide, ozone and particulates
Chemosynthesis (991 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chemosynthesis is the biological conversion of one or more carbon-containing molecules (usually carbon dioxide or methane) and nutrients into organic matter
Union Carbide (1,796 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Average. Founded in 1917 as the Union Carbide and Carbon Corporation, from a merger with National Carbon Company, the company's researchers developed an
Hypoxia (medical) (4,211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
eye. In cases where the oxygen is displaced by another molecule, such as carbon monoxide, the skin may appear 'cherry red' instead of cyanotic. Hypoxia
Breathing gas (6,324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rate of the breather. It must not contain harmful contaminants. Carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide are common poisons which may contaminate breathing gases
Need for Speed: Carbon (4,268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Need for Speed: Carbon is a 2006 racing video game and the tenth installment in the Need for Speed series. Developed by EA Canada, Rovio Mobile, and EA
Syngas (2,546 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a fuel gas mixture consisting primarily of hydrogen, carbon monoxide, and very often some carbon dioxide. The name comes from its use as intermediates
Fiberglass (4,738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or vinyl ester resin—or a thermoplastic. Cheaper and more flexible than carbon fiber, it is stronger than many metals by weight, non-magnetic, non-conductive
Preferred IUPAC name (879 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the IUPAC has the definition as compounds which contain at least a single carbon atom but no alkali, alkaline earth or transition metals and can be named
Climate change feedback (7,916 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The carbon currently stored in peatlands (390–455 gigatonnes, one-third of the total land-based carbon store) is over half the amount of carbon already
Syngas (2,546 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a fuel gas mixture consisting primarily of hydrogen, carbon monoxide, and very often some carbon dioxide. The name comes from its use as intermediates
Congo Basin (1,584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"carbon sink", trapping carbon that could otherwise remain carbon dioxide. The Congo Basin holds roughly 8 percent of the world's forest-based carbon.
Carbon-neutral fuel (5,401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon-neutral fuel is fuel which produces no net-greenhouse gas emissions or carbon footprint. In practice, this usually means fuels that are made using
Ink (3,058 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
preserving a document written in carbon ink is to store it in a dry environment (Barrow 1972). Recently, carbon inks made from carbon nanotubes have been successfully
Aromaticity (4,046 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
than a C−C bond. Benzene is a regular hexagon—it is planar and all six carboncarbon bonds have the same length, which is intermediate between that of a
Anaerobic digestion (9,846 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ammonia, hydrogen, and carbon dioxide amongst other compounds. Finally, methanogens convert these products to methane and carbon dioxide. The methanogenic
Nanotechnology (8,761 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nanoparticle-based transparent sunscreens, carbon fiber strengthening using silica nanoparticles, and carbon nanotubes for stain-resistant textiles. Governments
Ultimate tensile strength (2,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
depend on manufacturing process and purity or composition. ^b Multiwalled carbon nanotubes have the highest tensile strength of any material yet measured
Major League Gaming (2,389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duty: Black Ops 2 was introduced into the Pro Circuit. In 2013 MLG signed Carbon and Str8 Rippin to a collective $1.75 million contract. On August 14, 2013
Alcohol (337 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(chemistry), an organic compound in which a hydroxyl group is bound to a carbon atom Alcohol (drug), an intoxicant found in alcoholic drinks Alcohol may
Rebreather (7,718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A rebreather is a breathing apparatus that absorbs the carbon dioxide of a user's exhaled breath to permit the rebreathing (recycling) of the substantially
RuBisCO (6,201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is an enzyme involved in the first major step of carbon fixation, a process by which atmospheric carbon dioxide is converted by plants and other photosynthetic
Folate (10,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
using the β-carbon atom of serine as the carbon source provide the largest part of the one-carbon units available to the cell. Alternative carbon sources
Greenhouse gas emissions by the United States (4,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States produced 6.6 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in 2019, the second largest in the world
Breathing gas (6,324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rate of the breather. It must not contain harmful contaminants. Carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide are common poisons which may contaminate breathing gases
Allotropy (1,863 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
allotropes of carbon include diamond (the carbon atoms are bonded together to form a cubic lattice of tetrahedra), graphite (the carbon atoms are bonded
Deoxyribonucleotide (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
base is always bonded to the 1'-carbon of the deoxyribose, an analog of ribose in which the hydroxyl group of the 2'-carbon is replaced with a hydrogen atom
BMW M3 (10,322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
can be fitted to all M3 models. These include a carbon fibre diffuser, a carbon fibre spoiler, a carbon fibre bumper winglet, a splitter and side skirts
Bicycle wheel (8,254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
typical modern wheel has a metal hub, wire tension spokes and a metal or carbon fiber rim which holds a pneumatic rubber tire. A hub is the center part
Aromatic compound (1,258 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
member is benzene. Heteroarenes are closely related, since at least one carbon atom of CH group is replaced by one of the heteroatoms oxygen, nitrogen
Sodium bicarbonate (4,726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
molecular knowledge in reference to the two molar equivalents of carbon dioxide (known as carbonic acid in the ancient chemistry language) that potassium
Green New Deal (14,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of carbon neutrality in 2050. The policy proposal involves every sector in the economy and the option of a border adjustment mechanism, a 'carbon tariff'
Climate engineering (5,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
radiation) back to space to limit or reverse human-caused climate change. Carbon dioxide removal (CDR), the practice of deliberately reducing the amount
Energy conservation (5,813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their carbon emissions. The following pros and cons of a carbon tax help one to see some of the potential effects of a carbon tax policy. Pros of Carbon Tax
Work of breathing (2,669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cause a carbon dioxide buildup that cannot be reversed by increased ventilation, as the work required to increase ventilation produces more carbon dioxide
Carbonic maceration (904 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbonic maceration is a winemaking technique, often associated with the French wine region of Beaujolais, in which whole grapes are fermented in a carbon
Climate engineering (5,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
radiation) back to space to limit or reverse human-caused climate change. Carbon dioxide removal (CDR), the practice of deliberately reducing the amount
Energy conservation (5,813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their carbon emissions. The following pros and cons of a carbon tax help one to see some of the potential effects of a carbon tax policy. Pros of Carbon Tax
Deforestation and climate change (8,583 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
deforestation, are the second largest anthropogenic source of atmospheric carbon dioxide emissions, after fossil fuel combustion. Greenhouse gases are emitted
Ultimate tensile strength (2,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
depend on manufacturing process and purity or composition. ^b Multiwalled carbon nanotubes have the highest tensile strength of any material yet measured
Energy in the United Kingdom (4,326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have outlined numerous commitments to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. One such announcement was the Low Carbon Transition Plan launched by the Brown ministry
Green New Deal (14,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of carbon neutrality in 2050. The policy proposal involves every sector in the economy and the option of a border adjustment mechanism, a 'carbon tariff'
Alternative fuel (5,545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
combustion is subject to carbon capture at the flue or exhaust pipe, they result in negative carbon dioxide emission and net carbon dioxide removal from the
Nissan GT-R (22,119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
front brake pads, a new carbon-fibre front fender with aerodynamic flic, a new carbon-fibre front splitter, and a larger carbon-fibre rear wing with two
Carbon (API) (2,731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Carbon was one of two primary C-based application programming interfaces (APIs) developed by Apple for the macOS (formerly Mac OS X and OS X) operating
Climate change and fisheries (3,614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ecosystems play an important role in the global carbon cycle and have removed about 25% of the carbon dioxide emitted by human activities between 2000
Lehigh Carbon Community College (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC), often pronounced "L-tri-C," is a public community college in Schnecksville, Pennsylvania, in the Lehigh Valley
Non-fungible token (7,562 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
investments, and they have drawn increasing criticism for the energy cost and carbon footprint associated with validating blockchain transactions as well as
Microbial loop (3,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
describes a trophic pathway where, in aquatic systems, dissolved organic carbon (DOC) is returned to higher trophic levels via its incorporation into bacterial
Environmental economics (3,656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Economics is the Green Economics Institute. Agroecology Carbon fee and dividend Carbon finance Carbon negative fuel Circular economy Earth Economics (policy
Ecotax (2,753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
infrastructure. Examples of ecotaxes which could be implemented or increased are: Carbon taxes on the use of fossil fuels by greenhouse gases produced. Old hydrocarbon
Carbon paper (680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon paper (originally carbonic paper) was originally paper coated on one side with a layer of a loosely bound dry ink or pigmented coating, bound with
Carbon price (5,444 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon pricing (or CO2 pricing) also known as cap and trade (CAT) or emissions trading scheme (ETS) is a method for nations to reduce global warming. The
Business action on climate change (7,646 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
business "carbon neutral". Many carbon offset providers—some as inexpensive as $0.10 per ton of carbon dioxide—are referenced in the carbon offset article
Climate change in India (4,763 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
become increasingly common. India has the world's highest social cost of carbon. A report by the London-based global think tank Overseas Development Institute
Thomas Edison (14,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"transmitter") by developing a carbon microphone, which consists of two metal plates separated by granules of carbon that would change resistance with
Dodge Viper (10,218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
carbon fiber underhood X-brace (instead of the aluminium brace in all other models), carbon fiber rear tail light applique from the Exterior Carbon Fiber
Betaproteobacteria (1,119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
deriving both their carbon and electrons from organocarbon sources, some are photoheterotrophic, deriving energy from light and carbon from organocarbon
Flavin adenine dinucleotide (4,308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at the 1' carbon, while phosphate is bound to the ribose at the 5' carbon to form the adenine nucledotide. Riboflavin is formed by a carbon-nitrogen (C-N)
Britten V1000 (689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
principles and hosts a number of innovations including extensive use of carbon fibre, the radiator located under the seat, double wishbone front suspension
Carbon-dioxide laser (1,793 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The carbon-dioxide laser (CO2 laser) was one of the earliest gas lasers to be developed. It was invented by Kumar Patel of Bell Labs in 1964 and is still
Ethanol fermentation (1,977 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
glucose, fructose, and sucrose into cellular energy, producing ethanol and carbon dioxide as by-products. Because yeasts perform this conversion in the absence
Ligase (500 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ligases used to form carbon-oxygen bonds EC 6.2 includes ligases used to form carbon-sulfur bonds EC 6.3 includes ligases used to form carbon-nitrogen bonds
Electric light (2,298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that uses light-emitting diodes (LEDs) as the source of light Arc lamp Carbon arc lamp Xenon arc lamp, used in cinema projectors and searchlights Mercury-xenon
Diving rebreather (17,747 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Diving rebreather is an underwater breathing apparatus that absorbs the carbon dioxide of a diver's exhaled breath to permit the rebreathing (recycling)
Relative atomic mass (1,861 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
example, due to a different mixture of stable carbon-12 and carbon-13 isotopes, a sample of elemental carbon from volcanic methane will have a different
Fire extinguisher (8,959 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
time. Unlike stored pressure types, these extinguishers use compressed carbon dioxide instead of nitrogen, although nitrogen cartridges are used on low
Mildred Dresselhaus (3,342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spiewak; November 11, 1930 – February 20, 2017), known as the "Queen of Carbon Science", was an American nanotechnologist. She was an Institute Professor
Albedo (5,771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
radiative forcing for black carbon aerosols from fossil fuels is +0.2 W m−2, with a range +0.1 to +0.4 W m−2. Black carbon is a bigger cause of the melting
Hydrolase (567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
5: carbon-nitrogen bonds, other than peptide bonds EC 3.6 acid anhydrides (acid anhydride hydrolases, including helicases and GTPase) EC 3.7 carbon-carbon
Zero-energy building (15,803 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aim for true net zero carbon buildings, not net zero energy buildings." One way to reduced embodied carbon is by using low-carbon materials for construction
Environmental economics (3,656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Economics is the Green Economics Institute. Agroecology Carbon fee and dividend Carbon finance Carbon negative fuel Circular economy Earth Economics (policy
Glen Carbon, Illinois (1,775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Glen Carbon is a village in Madison County, Illinois, United States, 14 miles (23 km) northeast of St. Louis. The population was 13,842 at the 2020 census
Carbon (API) (2,731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Carbon was one of two primary C-based application programming interfaces (APIs) developed by Apple for the macOS (formerly Mac OS X and OS X) operating
Green politics (4,666 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Deal Rail subsidies Carbon price Carbon tax Carbon emission trading Carbon credit Carbon fee and dividend Carbon finance Carbon offset Ecotax Emissions
Electric light (2,298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that uses light-emitting diodes (LEDs) as the source of light Arc lamp Carbon arc lamp Xenon arc lamp, used in cinema projectors and searchlights Mercury-xenon
Sustainable transport (7,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
environment, accounting for between 20% and 25% of world energy consumption and carbon dioxide emissions. The majority of the emissions, almost 97%, came from
Particulates (11,803 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
believed to be cooling. Black carbon (BC), or carbon black, or elemental carbon (EC), often called soot, is composed of pure carbon clusters, skeleton balls
Ethane (3,177 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
C2H5O• + •OH The principal carbon-containing products of incomplete ethane combustion are single-carbon compounds such as carbon monoxide and formaldehyde
Ecological economics (8,851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of wood, oil/tar and perhaps food. Increasingly the carbon credit for leaving the extremely carbon-intensive ("dirty") bitumen in the ground is also valued
NFPA 704 (617 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(red) 0 Materials that will not burn under typical fire conditions (e.g. carbon tetrachloride), including intrinsically noncombustible materials such as
Grignard reagent (2,583 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
compounds are popular reagents in organic synthesis for creating new carbon-carbon bonds. For example, when reacted with another halogenated compound R'−X'
Rawlins, Wyoming (1,916 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rawlins is a city in Carbon County, Wyoming, United States. The population was 9,259 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Carbon County. It was named
Diving rebreather (17,747 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Diving rebreather is an underwater breathing apparatus that absorbs the carbon dioxide of a diver's exhaled breath to permit the rebreathing (recycling)
Green economy (3,085 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dimensions, particularly in assuring a Just Transition to an economy that is low-carbon, resource efficient, and socially inclusive." A feature distinguishing it
Fischer–Tropsch process (5,802 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
process is a collection of chemical reactions that converts a mixture of carbon monoxide and hydrogen or water gas into liquid hydrocarbons. These reactions
Business action on climate change (7,646 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
business "carbon neutral". Many carbon offset providers—some as inexpensive as $0.10 per ton of carbon dioxide—are referenced in the carbon offset article
Carbon-Blanc (126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon-Blanc (French pronunciation: ​[kaʁbɔ̃ blɑ̃]; Occitan: Carbon Blanc) is a commune in the Gironde department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern
Carbon paper (680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon paper (originally carbonic paper) was originally paper coated on one side with a layer of a loosely bound dry ink or pigmented coating, bound with
Bog (3,196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gradual accumulation of decayed plant material in a bog functions as a carbon sink. Bogs occur where the water at the ground surface is acidic and low
Pollution (6,428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pollution. Wildfire smoke contains significant quantities of both carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide, which can cause suffocation. Large quantities of fine
Heat pump (5,230 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The carbon footprint of heat pumps depends on how electricity is produced. Heat pumps could satisfy 90% of global heating needs with a lower carbon footprint
Infrastructure (6,012 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
favor of adopting methods of transportation that are either carbon neutral or reduce carbon emissions such as bikes or electric bus systems. Additionally
Isomerase (3,577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
about the chiral carbon. A molecule with multiple chiral carbons has two forms at each chiral carbon. Isomerization at one chiral carbon of several yields
Photorespiration (3,028 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Photorespiration (also known as the oxidative photosynthetic carbon cycle or C2 cycle) refers to a process in plant metabolism where the enzyme RuBisCO
Energy transition (11,762 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
energy transition is the ongoing process of replacing fossil fuels with low carbon energy sources. More generally, an energy transition is a significant structural
Arterial blood gas test (2,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
analysis(ABGA) measures the amounts of arterial gases, such as oxygen and carbon dioxide. An ABG test requires that a small volume of blood be drawn from
Tony Abbott (16,120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
preceding government, including the Minerals Resource Rent Tax and Australia's carbon pricing scheme. His government aimed to rein in a federal budget deficit
Carbon Plaza Mall (406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbon Plaza Mall is an indoor and outdoor shopping mall on the south side of Route 443 in Mahoning Township, Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States
Palmitic acid (1,020 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is CH3(CH2)14COOH, and its C:D (the total number of carbon atoms to the number of carbon-carbon double-bonds) is 16:0. It is a major component of the
Hydrolase (567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
5: carbon-nitrogen bonds, other than peptide bonds EC 3.6 acid anhydrides (acid anhydride hydrolases, including helicases and GTPase) EC 3.7 carbon-carbon
Space elevator (10,014 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contain high amounts of carbon. If carbon nanotubes become feasible for a tether material, there will be an abundance of carbon in Mars local region. This
Hydrogen economy (11,770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hydrogen economy is nevertheless slowly developing as a small part of the low-carbon economy. As of 2019[update], hydrogen is mainly used as an industrial feedstock
Hypocapnia (658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hypocarbia, sometimes incorrectly called acapnia, is a state of reduced carbon dioxide in the blood. Hypocapnia usually results from deep or rapid breathing
Orbiting Carbon Observatory (2,183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Orbiting Carbon Observatory (OCO) was a NASA satellite mission intended to provide global space-based observations of atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2)
Energy transition (11,762 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
energy transition is the ongoing process of replacing fossil fuels with low carbon energy sources. More generally, an energy transition is a significant structural
Ford GT (5,518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
system, one-piece panels, and an aluminum engine cover with a one-piece carbon fiber inner panel. Brakes are four-piston aluminum Brembo calipers with
Bog (3,196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gradual accumulation of decayed plant material in a bog functions as a carbon sink. Bogs occur where the water at the ground surface is acidic and low
Rawlins, Wyoming (1,916 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rawlins is a city in Carbon County, Wyoming, United States. The population was 9,259 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Carbon County. It was named
Ice sheet (1,307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sheets. Until recently, ice sheets were viewed as inert components of the carbon cycle and were largely disregarded in global models. Research in the past
Fen (4,717 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chemistry. They also play important roles in the cycling of nutrients such as carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus due to the lack of oxygen (anaerobic conditions)
Mole (unit) (3,942 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
carbon-12, the most common isotope of carbon. Because a dalton, a unit commonly used to measure atomic mass, is exactly 1/12 of the mass of a carbon-12
Concrete (14,567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
being done to try to reduce the emissions or make concrete a source of carbon sequestration, and increase recycled and secondary raw materials content
Lysine (7,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
encoded by the codons AAA and AAG. Like almost all other amino acids, the α-carbon is chiral and lysine may refer to either enantiomer or a racemic mixture
IUPAC nomenclature of organic chemistry (4,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The side chains are: an ethyl- at carbon 4, an ethyl- at carbon 8, and a butyl- at carbon 12. Note: the −O−CH3 at carbon atom 15 is not a side chain, but
Anthony Albanese (8,530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
introduction of carbon pricing, and voted, along with the rest of the Labor Party, to establish the Clean Energy Act 2011, which instituted a carbon pricing scheme
Carbonless copy paper (1,362 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carbonless copy paper (CCP), non-carbon copy paper, or NCR paper (No Carbon Required, taken from the initials of its creator, National Cash Register) is
Microphone (10,534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
broadcasting and the recording industries. Thomas Edison refined the carbon microphone into his carbon-button transmitter of 1886. This microphone was employed at
Hydrogen production (6,831 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(through the Haber process) and methanol (CH3OH) (through reduction of carbon monoxide [CO]), and also as a fuel in transportation. The global hydrogen
Nucleoside (813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nitrogenous base) and a five-carbon sugar (ribose or 2'-deoxyribose) whereas a nucleotide is composed of a nucleobase, a five-carbon sugar, and one or more
Photorespiration (3,028 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Photorespiration (also known as the oxidative photosynthetic carbon cycle or C2 cycle) refers to a process in plant metabolism where the enzyme RuBisCO
Fischer–Tropsch process (5,802 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
process is a collection of chemical reactions that converts a mixture of carbon monoxide and hydrogen or water gas into liquid hydrocarbons. These reactions
Hypoventilation (515 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
respiratory gas exchange. By definition it causes an increased concentration of carbon dioxide (hypercapnia) and respiratory acidosis. Hypoventilation is not synonymous
Doug Ford (14,215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Climate Initiative, a carbon tax was automatically imposed on the province. Ford had warned that the imposition of the federal carbon tax would result in
Marine chemistry (2,406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
practices significantly affecting the oceans. Moreover, increasing levels of carbon dioxide in the earth's atmosphere have led to ocean acidification, which
Seagrass (9,342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the most productive ecosystems in the world. They function as important carbon sinks and provide habitats and food for a diversity of marine life comparable
Screw (7,730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or sheet-metal-screw threadform (but larger). The materials are usually carbon steel substrate with a coating of zinc galvanization (for corrosion resistance)
Nacra 20 (792 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
has been developed into the Nacra F20 Carbon and the hydrofoil-equipped Nacra F20 Carbon FCS. The Nacra F20 Carbon is a recognized World Sailing international
Glen Carbon, Illinois (1,775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Glen Carbon is a village in Madison County, Illinois, United States, 14 miles (23 km) northeast of St. Louis. The population was 13,842 at the 2020 census
Grignard reagent (2,583 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
compounds are popular reagents in organic synthesis for creating new carbon-carbon bonds. For example, when reacted with another halogenated compound R'−X'
Procurement (5,623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The EU has also launched the GPP 2020, which aims to implement 100 low-carbon tenders. Social and environmental considerations can be applied to contracts
Glen Carbon, Illinois (1,775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Glen Carbon is a village in Madison County, Illinois, United States, 14 miles (23 km) northeast of St. Louis. The population was 13,842 at the 2020 census
Sea (17,625 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sea moderates Earth's climate and has important roles in the water cycle, carbon cycle, and nitrogen cycle. Humans harnessing and studying the sea have been
Grignard reagent (2,583 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
compounds are popular reagents in organic synthesis for creating new carbon-carbon bonds. For example, when reacted with another halogenated compound R'−X'
Gammaproteobacteria (3,642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gammaproteobacteria are also key players in the dark carbon fixation in coastal sediments, which are the largest carbon sink on Earth and the majority of these bacteria
Sugar alcohol (1,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
length. Most have five- or six-carbon chains, because they are derived from pentoses (five-carbon sugars) and hexoses (six-carbon sugars), respectively. They
Fibre-reinforced plastic (5,925 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reinforced with fibres. The fibres are usually glass (in fibreglass), carbon (in carbon-fibre-reinforced polymer), aramid, or basalt. Rarely, other fibres
List of U.S. states and territories by carbon dioxide emissions (1,000 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of U.S. states and territories by carbon dioxide emissions due to human activity. The data presented below are energy-related greenhouse
Limnology (2,672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
oxygen concentrations while simultaneously reducing carbon dioxide concentrations, since carbon dioxide is taken up during photosynthesis. All aerobic
Human physiology of underwater diving (11,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Breath-hold duration is limited by oxygen reserves, the response to raised carbon dioxide levels, and the risk of hypoxic blackout, which has a high associated
Formula One car (8,468 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Industrie purchases their carbon from Messier Bugatti. Carbon/carbon is a short name for carbon fibre reinforced carbon. This means carbon fibres strengthening
Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (6,485 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and removal of moisture, odors, smoke, heat, dust, airborne bacteria, carbon dioxide, and other gases. Ventilation removes unpleasant smells and excessive
Arterial blood gas test (2,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
analysis(ABGA) measures the amounts of arterial gases, such as oxygen and carbon dioxide. An ABG test requires that a small volume of blood be drawn from
Climate Change Act 2008 (3,647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Act makes it the duty of the Secretary of State to ensure that the net UK carbon account for all six Kyoto greenhouse gases for the year 2050 is at least
Energy in Norway (2,870 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
become carbon neutral by 2050, and called upon other rich countries to do likewise. This carbon neutrality would be achieved partly by carbon offsetting
Lake Nyos (2,705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and leaks carbon dioxide (CO2) into the water, changing it into carbonic acid. Nyos is one of only three lakes known to be saturated with carbon dioxide
Fossil fuel phase-out (9,939 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
emission intensity of about 500g/kWh. Heating is also a major source of carbon dioxide emissions. Leaks are also a large source of atmospheric methane
Bitcoin (19,920 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
use in illegal transactions, the large amount of electricity (and thus carbon footprint) used by mining, price volatility, and thefts from exchanges.
Tropical rainforest (6,111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
atmospheric carbon dioxide. The tropics (most notably the Amazon rainforest) are called carbon sinks.[citation needed] As major carbon reducers and carbon and
Carbon dioxide sensor (1,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A carbon dioxide sensor or CO2 sensor is an instrument for the measurement of carbon dioxide gas. The most common principles for CO2 sensors are infrared
Carbamic acid (990 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
formula H2NCOOH. It can be obtained by the reaction of ammonia NH3 and carbon dioxide CO2 at very low temperatures, which also yields an equal amount
Biomass (ecology) (3,518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
some applications, biomass is measured as the mass of organically bound carbon (C) that is present. The total live biomass on Earth is about 550–560 billion
Diet Coke and Mentos eruption (2,384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Loss of carbon dioxide shifts the above equilibrium to the left, removing carbonic acid and increasing pH. It is the physical reaction (carbon dioxide
Real ale (451 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
container from which it is dispensed, and served without the use of extraneous carbon dioxide". Cask and bottle conditioned beers are referred to as real ale
List of counties in Wyoming (325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
counties in the Wyoming Territory: Laramie and Carter, established in 1867; Carbon and Albany established in 1868; and Uinta, an annexed portion of Utah and
Homeostasis (9,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
excess carbonic acid is disposed of in the lungs as carbon dioxide. This restores the normal ratio between bicarbonate and the partial pressure of carbon dioxide
Price, Utah (1,269 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Price is a city in the U.S. state of Utah and the county seat of Carbon County. The city is home to Utah State University Eastern, as well as the USU Eastern
ThinkPad X series (7,182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
X1 Carbon weighs 1.36 kg (3.0 lb) and measures 331 mm × 226 mm × 19 mm (13.03 in × 8.9 in × 0.74 in). The X1 Carbon's case is made of light carbon fiber
Grignard reaction (467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aldehyde or ketone. This reaction is important for the formation of carboncarbon bonds. The reaction of an organic halide with magnesium is not a Grignard
Diving disorders (5,465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
disorders caused by the equipment or associated factors, such as carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide poisoning. General environmental conditions can lead
Carbon Trust (1,355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Carbon Trust was developed and launched during first Blair Administration (1997-2001) as part of the development of the Climate Change Levy (CCL),
List of battery sizes (3,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chemistries for a lithium coin battery. The "BR" prefix indicates a round lithium/carbon monofluoride cell. See lithium battery for discussion of the different performance
Decarboxylation (1,192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and releases carbon dioxide (CO2). Usually, decarboxylation refers to a reaction of carboxylic acids, removing a carbon atom from a carbon chain. The reverse
James Hansen (11,973 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decline in black-carbon-producing fuel use. A 2007 paper used the GISS climate model in an attempt to determine the origin of black carbon in the arctic
Gill (2,600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aquatic organisms use to extract dissolved oxygen from water and to excrete carbon dioxide. The gills of some species, such as hermit crabs, have adapted to
Heme oxygenase (3,781 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
catalyzes the degradation of heme to produce biliverdin, ferrous ion, and carbon monoxide. There are many heme degrading enzymes in nature. In general, only
Soil conservation (1,729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
value the land and this can be changed by cultural adaptation. Soil carbon is a carbon sink, playing a role in climate change mitigation. Contour ploughing
Mesopelagic zone (5,992 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
biological pump, which contributes to the oceanic carbon cycle. In the biological pump, organic carbon is produced in the surface euphotic zone where light
Anthony Mackie (2,126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Way (2016), and portrayed Takeshi Kovacs in Netflix series Altered Carbon (2020). Mackie was born on September 23, 1978, in New Orleans, Louisiana
Pressure swing adsorption (1,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
adsorbent materials (e.g., zeolites, (aka molecular sieves), activated carbon, etc.) are used as trapping material, preferentially adsorbing the target
Fine-tuned universe (4,135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
properties, apparent accidents of a non-biological nature without which carbon-based and hence human life could not exist, is large and impressive", Hoyle
Topsoil (1,431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and crops to thrive and the main two parameters for this are carbon and nitrogen. The carbon provides energy and nitrogen is required for to build proteins
Energy efficiency in British housing (4,890 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
presents a possible opportunity for achieving the 20% overall cut in UK carbon dioxide emissions targeted by the Government for 2010. However, the process
Environmental effects of shipping (5,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
emissions, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) estimates that carbon dioxide emissions from shipping were equal to 2.2% of the global human-made
New Holland 250 (198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the first-ever carbon neutral stock car event. Through partnerships with The Conservation Fund and Carbonfund.org, Carfax offset all carbon emissions generated
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG (8,929 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
options include AMG carbon-fibre exterior mirrors, AMG carbon-fibre engine compartment cover, AMG Interior Carbon-Fibre package (carbon-fibre trim, trim
Hydrophile (815 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as the carbon chain becomes longer. Methanol has the shortest carbon chain of all alcohols (one carbon atom) followed by ethanol (two carbon atoms),
Methane emissions (2,749 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
than the same mass of carbon dioxide, less than half of the emitted CH4 remains in the atmosphere after a decade. On average, carbon dioxide warms for much
Flavonoid (3,469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
15-carbon skeleton, which consists of two phenyl rings (A and B) and a heterocyclic ring (C, the ring containing the embedded oxygen). This carbon structure
Eco-tariff (1,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
An eco-tariff, also known as an environmental tariff or carbon tariff, is a trade barrier erected for the purpose of reducing pollution and improving the
Julia Gillard (17,535 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scheme, introduced Gonski funding for Australian education, implemented carbon pricing in Australia, and oversaw the National Broadband Network (NBN).
Wood gas (1,909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or other carbon-containing materials are gasified within the oxygen-limited environment of a wood gas generator to produce hydrogen and carbon monoxide
Β-Alanine (1,330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
group is attached to the β-carbon (i.e. the carbon two atoms away from the carboxylate group) instead of the more usual α-carbon for alanine (α-alanine)