TITLE

Scientists survive

AUTHOR(S)
Westrup, Hugh
PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
Current Science;10/15/93, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes Biosphere II, a geodesic glass and steel structure in the Arizona desert intended to be an enclosed biological system. Purpose; Decline of oxygen levels; Explanation for oxygen loss; Concrete foundation's absorption of carbon dioxide; Problems with weather and pestilence; Criticism about secrecy of project.
ACCESSION #
9402081727

 

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