2019 Ozone Hole is the Smallest on Record Since Its Discovery

 Abnormal weather patterns in the upper atmosphere over Antarctica dramatically limited ozone depletion in September and October, resulting in the smallest ozone hole observed since 1982, NASA and NOAA scientists reported today. The annual ozone hole reached its peak extent of 6.3 million square miles (16. 4 million square kilometers) on Sept. 8, and then … Continue reading 2019 Ozone Hole is the Smallest on Record Since Its Discovery