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Paris Agreement alone won’t stop Arctic ice from melting, studies contend

Paris Agreement alone won’t stop Arctic ice from melting, studies contend

Two recent studies have argued that limiting global temperature increase to 1.5 °C, rather than 2 °C, will substantially decrease the probability of Arctic ice cover melting away completely. The studies, published in the international journal Nature, contend that if temperature is maintained at …Continue reading

Global Stocktake Shows the 43 Greenhouse Gases Driving Global Warming

The most comprehensive collection of atmospheric greenhouse gas measurements, published today, confirms the relentless rise in some of the most important greenhouse gases. The data show that today’s aggregate warming effect of carbon dioxide (CO₂), methane (CH₄) and nitrous oxide (N₂O) is …Continue reading

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