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Carbon From Nuclear Tests Could Help Fight Poachers


Science & Tech  (tags: environment, animals, scientists, atmospheric, carbon, nuclear tests, poachers )

Ray
- 1095 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The atmospheric carbon left over from nuclear bomb testing could help scientists track poached ivory, new research has found. These bomb tests changed the level of carbon in the atmosphere, which can be traced to date elephant tusks.



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LMj Recovering Sunshine (144)
Monday July 1, 2013, 11:26 pm
Interesting info, ty
 

Gloria picchetti (310)
Tuesday July 2, 2013, 7:35 am
Let's get poachers before it's too late!
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Tuesday July 2, 2013, 9:28 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Christeen Anderson (652)
Tuesday July 2, 2013, 12:54 pm
Whatever works. I'm all for it. Thanks.
 

Birgit W. (156)
Tuesday July 2, 2013, 1:56 pm
Noted.
 

Muriel Servaege (53)
Tuesday July 2, 2013, 1:58 pm
carbon or no carbon, get poachers as soon as possible. Before it's too late.
 

natasha salgado (711)
Wednesday July 3, 2013, 2:12 am
Why can't this poaching crisis be simplified by just shooting these vile poachers??? I'm mystified...thanks Ray
 

Ruth C. (261)
Wednesday July 3, 2013, 7:02 am
I don't know about this!
 

Melania Padilla (197)
Wednesday July 10, 2013, 12:54 pm
Letīs kill the poachers!
 
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