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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Ozone Layer

This year
# Ozone Layer
Report confirming ozone layer is on track to fully recover hailed as 'fantastic news'
Scientists have said that success in ozone action must lead the way for climate action.
All time
# factcheck
FactCheck: Was damage to the ozone layer caused by nuclear testing?
Independent TD Danny Healy-Rae made the extraordinary claim during a debate on climate change last week.
# Ding Ding!
Professor calls Danny Healy-Rae's view on climate change 'nonsense' and 'dangerous'
The Kerry TD went head-to-head with Professor John Sodeau of University College Cork to debate climate change.
# getting better
The hole in the ozone layer is getting smaller
Which is a good thing.
# live green
The ozone hole is recovering so well it's adding to global warming
UN agencies had some news about the environment today.
# Ozone Layer
Arctic ozone layer now disappearing faster than ever
New readings from the UN show that the layer of ozone over the Arctic had its worst winter ever, with record depletion.