Atmospheric carbon dioxide at record high

Abstract

The concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere has reached a record level — increasing by 0.6 per cent last year alone — and methane levels are rising for the first time in a decade according to new results, renewing fears about global climate change prospects. Researchers at the Mauna Loa observatory in Hawaii say that carbon dioxide levels in the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2008.05.015

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