Photos show dramatic decline in air pollution during lockdown
As humans continue to stay indoors under lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Earth is slowly healing. Wild have taken to the streets, clear waters have returned to the Venice canals and the world is literally .
With billions of people quarantined and businesses closed, travel has all but come to a halt, significantly decreasing carbon dioxide. In fact, 2020 is on track to see the in emissions, reports CBS News’ Jeff Berardelli.
Adding to the evidence, two weeks ago typically smoggy Los Angeles had the cleanest air of any major city on Earth, according to IQAir, a tech company that tracks global air quality.
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[Source: CBS News]