Glacial rivers can absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere at a rate faster than the Amazon rainforest. New research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows that rather than all rivers being sources of carbon emissions, some can actually act as carbon sinks. Meltwater samples from Canada’s Ellesmere Island, as well…

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