July 1, 2013

Rutgers Film Bureau Tackles Most Exciting and Weighty Issues of Our Time. A Rutgers student film crew has been on location in Alabama to document the research of Rutgers Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry and CECI affiliate Annmarie Carlton who is currently conducting experiments to help explain why the climate in this particular area is cooling rather than warming as it is across the globe. The current hypothesis is that chemicals produced by a particular forest in Alabama are combining with man-made chemicals to create a layer in the atmosphere that blocks the sun’s rays.