IHT Rendezvous: With Carbon Dioxide A...

IHT Rendezvous: With Carbon Dioxide Approaching a New High, Scientists Sound the Alarm

There are 1 comment on the FiveThirtyEight story from May 6, 2013, titled IHT Rendezvous: With Carbon Dioxide Approaching a New High, Scientists Sound the Alarm. In it, FiveThirtyEight reports that:

If uncertainty runs rampant in the global-warming debate, it is in part because scientific data is often too complex to be well understood by anyone but climate scientists.

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#1 May 6, 2013
From the article: For the first time in human history, atmospheric carbon dioxide levels will surpass 400 parts per million, according Scripps Institution of Oceanography, which has been measuring carbon dioxide in the atmosphere at the Mauna Loa volcano in Hawaii since 1958.

“The 400-ppm threshold is a sobering milestone, and should serve as a wake-up call for all of us to support clean energy technology and reduce emissions of greenhouse gases, before it’s too late for our children and grandchildren,” said Tim Lueker of the Scripps Institution in a statement.

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