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If CO2 Was A Visible Gas [Gif]

Hits: 3959 | Rating: (2.9) | Category: Science | Added by: iansquall
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Male, 60-69, Midwest US
 15860 Posts
Monday, July 21, 2014 8:11:23 PM
Aw, yissssssssss.

I loves me some CO2!

Male, 30-39, Western US
 166 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 10:28:27 PM
I can see how this type of animation can make a statement. But objectively, visualizing vehicle emissions with any color you choose doesn't make it any less true.

Male, 40-49, Asia
 13600 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 9:35:13 PM

Male, 40-49, Southern US
 5201 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 8:39:47 PM
And this frightening visual aid will accomplish exactly what it is desgined to do.

Frighten stupid people.

Male, 40-49, Midwest US
 17343 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 4:33:58 PM
More scaremongering crap.

Male, 50-59, Canada
 28099 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 3:57:17 PM
@SMRD: You mean Priuses surrounded by bubbles of "smug"? LOLZ!

@draino123: Excellent point! CO is much nastier than CO2, but IDK if it's as much of a "greenhouse gas" eh?
Wiki - Carbon Monoxide
Wiki - Carbon Dioxide

Both get produced by burning stuff, iirc...

Male, 30-39, Southern US
 616 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 3:34:37 PM
i thought this was Carbon Monoxide, not dioxide.

Male, 30-39, Western US
 251 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 2:48:13 PM
Where are the diesels with the bubble of "clean" air around them?

Male, 50-59, Canada
 28099 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 2:02:46 PM
@ba12348: Oh I agree that buildings produce some CO2, either directly or indirectly.

But keeping in mind this is a SIMULATION of what it "might look like" as opposed to actual footage of real CO2 emissions? That's why I object to the "scary image" of CO2 spewing from buildings like that... it crosses from informational to being propaganda-like...

Male, 18-29, Eastern US
 221 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 11:10:26 AM
@5Cats pretty sure the shot of the city you are referring to the CO2 is coming from the cars on the roads, or building exhaust fans doing their job. Stick a couple thousand people in the same building and they do have a noticeable CO2 output.

Male, 50-59, Canada
 28099 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 9:41:57 AM
Yes, so? CO2 is a naturally occurring gas. Without it plants would all die.

The shot of the city buildings is just bunkum: CO2 doesn't "leak out" of closed windows of office towers...

@iansquall is correct: humans and all other mammals breath OUT CO2 as well, and there's just no stopping that is there? CO2 is part of human existence, whoever is 'surprised' by this hasn't been paying attention...

Male, 50-59, Eastern US
 5768 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 9:37:05 AM

Male, 18-29, Midwest US
 2445 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 9:30:19 AM
The honest truth is CO2 isn't necessarily bad. It helps vegetation a ton. The PROBLEM is the rate of change. That's a big deal and something we need to figure out. We don't want to go through a mass extinction event if we can avoid it.

Male, 18-29, Southern US
 10500 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 9:23:39 AM
I'd see my breath ALL the time!

Male, 18-29, Europe
 2586 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 9:15:00 AM
Ok, I get that CO2 in these contexts would be warmer... but shouldn't it be sinking?

Male, 30-39, Eastern US
 3780 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 9:09:18 AM
'scuse me, while I kiss the sky

Female, 18-29, Midwest US
 1606 Posts
Sunday, July 20, 2014 7:06:00 AM
Link: If CO2 Was A Visible Gas [Gif] [Rate Link] - This would make hide and seek almost impossible

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