Origin of carbon dioxide
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She helped a winemaker protect the fermenting wines with carbon dioxide and dry ice, while firefighters managed to save the winery.Sommeliers have been forced to pivot in the pandemic, and their futures remain uncertain|Dave McIntyre|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
Tilling exposes carbon from dead plants to oxygen in the air, creating carbon dioxide, which is the planet’s most troublesome climate-changing gas.Farmers Want to Create San Diego’s Carbon Dumps|MacKenzie Elmer|February 3, 2021|Voice of San Diego
In the context of planetary science, this can mean water ice, or nitrogen, carbon dioxide, ammonia, hydrogen, methane, sulfur dioxide—the ingredients for life.We’re living in a golden age of sample return missions|Neel Patel|February 2, 2021|MIT Technology Review
The concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere increased by about 20 parts per million between roughly 4000 BCE and 1850 CE, she said.Earth used to be cooler than we thought, which changes our math on global warming|Philip Kiefer|January 28, 2021|Popular-Science
If all 139 million households in the United States used efficiency measures to cut their heating and cooling costs by a third, the country would save almost 150 million tons of carbon dioxide annually.How to stop your house’s expensive drafts — and save the planet|Sarah Kaplan|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
It reacts very readily with oxygen by burning smokelessly, with carbon dioxide and water as its byproducts.Methane on Mars: Life or Just Gas?|Matthew R. Francis|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Other psychiatrists attempted to treat schizophrenia with carbon dioxide gas and artificially-induced comas.Schizophrenia Isn’t One Disorder but Eight|Samantha Allen|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The higher levels of carbon dioxide will induce something of a feeding frenzy for plants, at least for a while.Blame Climate Change for Your Terrible Seasonal Allergies|Kent Sepkowitz|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We are short of carbon dioxide for the needs of the plants,” Anderson said.Fringe Factor: More Carbon Dioxide, Please|Caitlin Dickson|February 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
First they smell us, detecting molecules from bacteria on our skin and carbon dioxide from our breath.Mosquitoes Love Some People More and Science Wants to Know Why|Josh Dzieza|August 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The primary purpose of respiration in all animals is the same—namely, to furnish oxygen and remove carbon dioxide (carbonic acid).Voice Production in Singing and Speaking|Wesley Mills
If we collect enough of these bubbles of gas to make a test, we find it to be carbon dioxide.
In previous experiments we have proved that carbon dioxide is given off by any living thing when oxidation occurs in the body.
The plants give off oxygen to the animals, and the animals give carbon dioxide to the plants.
The organs of respiration: the organs in which the blood receives oxygen and gives up carbon dioxide.