The Kyoto Protocol: Hot air

@article{Schiermeier2012TheKP,
  title={The Kyoto Protocol: Hot air},
  author={Quirin Schiermeier},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2012},
  volume={491},
  pages={656-658}
}
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