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Global Carbon Emissions Set Record High In 2012
2012-12-03 13:50:45

Global carbon dioxide emissions are projected to increase by 2.6 percent for 2012, setting a record high of around 39 billion tons.

climatedeal
2012-12-03 10:39:44

As a second week of climate talks begin at the Doha Summit in Qatar, the nearly 200 countries gathered there are no closer to a climate deal than when the last summit ended in Durban, South Africa.

Drained Wetlands Are A Major Source Of Greenhouse Gas
2012-11-24 07:08:36

Greenhouse gas emissions originating from drained wetlands are roughly equal to that given off by industrial factories, a team of Swedish researchers claim in a new study.

Greenhouse Gasses Hit Record High
2012-11-20 12:15:43

According to a new report by the UN's World Meteorological Organization (WMO), greenhouse gas levels reached new highs in 2011.

2012-11-19 12:17:21

The structure and processes of United Nations climate negotiations are "antiquated", unfair and obstruct attempts to reach agreements.


Word of the Day
aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
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