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Climate Conscious

Siberia is Burning

Wildfires continue in the soil all year long, buried under the snow

Kummod, Pixabay

Two-thirds of the territory of Russia rests on permafrost: vast stretches of soil frozen underground for millennia. Although it is only fifteen percent of the planet’s landmass, the permafrost holds over fifty percent of all carbon stores. Full of organic matter buried by glaciers, as well as other remains of plants…

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Daniel McIntosh

Daniel McIntosh

A Ph.D. in international studies tired of living in the Dark Ages. Working for something better. A top writer in economics.