June 03, 2020

Researchers have identified the cleanest air on Earth

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The Gist

Scientists have identified a location near Antarctica as the place with the cleanest air on Earth.

The List

  • The region with the cleanest air is located in the Southern Ocean south of 40 degrees south latitude.
  • Researchers have discovered that it is completely free of aerosols and by-products of human activity.
  • Scientists were able to conclude that after investigating the bioaerosol composition by analyzing the bacteria in the air

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