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2010-07-06 13:48:47

A new study, involving academics at the University of Sheffield, has accurately measured for the first time the current carbon cycles in the world.

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2010-07-06 07:34:28

New data on photosynthesis and respiration will improve models, researchers say.

2010-07-02 20:21:36

With carbon dioxide in the atmosphere approaching alarming levels, even halting emissions altogether may not be enough to avert catastrophic climate change.

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2010-06-28 13:17:49

A NASA-led research team has expanded the growing global armada of remote sensing satellites capable of studying carbon dioxide, the leading greenhouse gas driving changes in Earth's climate.

2010-06-18 13:34:13

Numerous studies are documenting the growing effects of climate change, carbon dioxide, pollution and other human-related phenomena on the world's oceans.

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2010-05-14 08:46:19

Scientists review the benefits and tradeoffs of current methods in forest carbon storage.

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2010-05-07 09:45:00

Potential climate change caused by rising levels of carbon dioxide might be better understood by examining fossil plant remains from millions of years ago.

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2010-05-02 08:15:28

For insight into what can happen when the Earth's carbon cycle is altered -- a cause and consequence of climate change -- scientists can look to an event that occurred some 720 million years ago.

2010-04-27 18:52:47

The physiology of microbes living underground could determine the amount of carbon dioxide emitted from soils on a warmer Earth, according to a study published online this week in Nature Geoscience.

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2010-04-26 08:10:10

In dark, rich soils on every continent, microbes dealing with the effects of climate change aren't accelerating global warming the way scientists had predicted, a study by researchers at the University of California at Irvine, Colorado State University and Yale University shows.


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plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
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