Ozone ‘Hole’

Flashback 2007: Scientists Reveal They 'No Longer Understand How Ozone Holes Come Into Being'

Flashback 2007: Scientists Reveal They ‘No Longer Understand How Ozone Holes Come Into Being’

Ozone Measurement Error   ‘Shatters’ Established Theory It was 10 years ago this month that scientists revealed an order-of-magnitude-sized error in molecular chemistry measurement that threatened to severely undermine the commonly accepted explanation for  how ozone depletion occurs. The iconoclastic discovery fomented “much debate and uncertainty in the ozone research community.”    The mechanism that causes polar […]