Black Carbon: Dirty Sidekick of CO₂ | Our Climate Our Future SHORTS

Black carbon — tiny particles of soot in the atmosphere — has never really gotten the recognition it deserves when it comes to climate change. Until now.

Learn where black carbon comes from and all the ways it can impact humans and the planet, from climate change to melting glaciers to our ability to breathe. But this dirty sidekick has one fatal weakness that might allow us to put the brakes on climate change sooner than you think.