Oxygen Depletion

Oxygen crisis logo. The Earth as a big O2 molecule.We are all aware of our reliance on fossil fuels and their byproducts of greenhouse gases and poisons, like carbon dioxide (CO2) and carbon monoxide (CO). But have you ever wondered about the other half of the equation? Where does the oxygen come from? And where does the oxygen go?

Underwater bubble ring of oxygen
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More articles coming soon in this series, ultimately answering the question: How long before we run out of oxygen.

A dramatic picture of water droplets (clouds). A metaphor for the mass of oxygen on Earth.
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How much oxygen is in the atmosphere?

I demonstrate how to calculate the mass of oxygen in the atmosphere. And I talk about nine reasons why the accepted values may be wrong.

Natural gas stove burning blue.
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How much oxygen is consumed by fossil fuels per year?

Oxygen depletion compared to carbon dioxide emissions. Author’s note: This isn’t one for my usual audience. It’s super heavy on the science. If you want to know the answer to how much oxygen is consumed by fossil fuels and three reasons why oxygen depletion may be the bigger problem, just skip to the bottom. (One

The world population growth chart of homo infographic sapiens infographic. At the rate we are going the line will be off the chart in a few decades.
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Human Population Growth Chart

This graph illustrates the exponential growth of the human race and the consumption of non-renewable resources. The question isn’t if the population will stop growing/consuming, but when?

Ever wonder how much air your car breathes?
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How much oxygen does a car breathe?

We are all aware of our reliance on fossil fuels and their byproduct of greenhouse gases and poisons. But have you ever wondered about the oxygen needed to burn the fuel?

Scott Stoll sitting at the radio soundboard.
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Sustainable Futures

I recently did an in-depth interview in Vancouver for Sustainable Futures with Ryan Fletcher. This two part episode features stories of my travels framed in the context of creating a sustainable future and the rise of a global consciousness.

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