AGAGE News

  • May 24, 2019
  • NASA.gov

NASA-Supported Monitoring Network Assesses Ozone Layer Threats

New AGAGE research locates the source region for about half of the new emissions of CFC-11, a banned, potent ozone-depleting chemical: eastern China.

  • December 20, 2018
  • MIT News

New threat to ozone recovery

Study finds chloroform emissions, on the rise in East Asia, could delay ozone recovery by up to eight years.

  • December 13, 2018
  • University of Bristol

£3 million for major research study into UK greenhouse gas emissions

A study to develop new methods for evaluating the UK’s greenhouse gas emissions using atmospheric observations has been awarded £3M by NERC, the Natural Environmental Research Council in the UK.

  • October 23, 2018
  • MIT Joint Program News

AGAGE: Monitoring the atmosphere, changing the world

To celebrate achievements aimed at improving our understanding of key global chemical and climatic phenomena, AGAGE scientists, collaborators and guests from research institutions around the world gathered at a 40th anniversary conference. Participants discussed the network’s evolution, impacts and...

  • October 17, 2018
  • University of Bristol

Renewed funding for UK greenhouse gas and ozone depleting substances monitoring

A network of greenhouse gas and ozone depleting substance measurements in the UK and Ireland has been awarded renewed funding of £2.1 million for continued operation for a further two-and-a-half years.

  • October 15, 2018
  • Cabot Institute Blog

Monitoring greenhouse gas emissions: Now more important than ever

Why are measuring stations and networks like AGAGE so valuable and more important than ever? The answer to this question is straightforward.

  • December 22, 2017
  • Careers @ MIT

AGAGE Jobs: New Openings for Research Scientist, Postdoc Associate (Dec 2017)

MIT Center for Global Change Science (CGCS) seeks a Research Scientist and a Postdoctoral Associate. Apply to work in the Advanced Global Atmospheric Gases Experiment (AGAGE) and a large atmospheric chemistry group at MIT.

  • October 31, 2017
  • The Conversation

World greenhouse gas levels made unprecedented leap in 2016

According to figures released by the World Meteorological Organisation, atmospheric CO₂ concentrations reached the highest level for at least 3 million years.

  • September 14, 2017
  • The Conversation

After 30 years of the Montreal Protocol, the ozone layer is gradually healing

The treaty, signed in September 1987, is slowly but surely reversing the damage caused to the ozone layer by industrial gases.

  • August 8, 2017
  • BBC Radio

BBC Radio: Counting Carbon

What do Indian cows, Russian CD-ROMs and Italian refrigeration have in common? They're all symptoms of a massive problem.