COVID curbed carbon emissions in 2020 - but not by much.

@article{Tollefson2021COVIDCC,
  title={COVID curbed carbon emissions in 2020 - but not by much.},
  author={Jeff Tollefson},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2021}
}
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