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This Overview shows a test beach in the Caribbean where Project Vesta is advancing the science of Coastal Carbon Capture — an elegant natural solution to sequestering CO2 by spreading an abundant mineral called olivine. The exact location of the beach will be disclosed in the coming months. Olivine sand that is placed in coastal waters accelerates the Earth’s natural, long-term carbon-capture process.

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