We can’t count on plants to slow down climate change: study

By Skeptical Science
Saturday, May 10, 2014 10:23 EDT
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Mist over the surface of the Xingu river in Sao Felix do Xingu in Para state, northern Brazil, on August 7, 2013. Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon is on the rise sharply, sparking alarm over the future of the world's biggest rainforest. [AFP]
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We can’t count on plants to slow down global warming (via Skeptical Science)

Increased future plant growth will not reduce carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere as much as we thought; so finds a new study published in Science. This means that we will not have that get-out-of-jail-free card…

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