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Submission + - Cool 25m for a GW cure

TeleLabourer writes: Richard Branson, founder of various Virgin Brands, has announced a $25m prize for some one finding a way to extract greenhouse gases from the atmosphere. Last September he already announced to devote the earnings of his Virgin Atlantic airline and the Virgin Train rail business to climate protection efforts. That's something else than the 100k from that ExxonMobile sponsored Thinktank.

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