No sign of emissions letting up as climate talks begin

Le Page, Michael; Slezak, Michael
December 2012
New Scientist;12/8/2012, Vol. 216 Issue 2894, p11
The article discusses research into global greenhouse gas emissions prior to the November 2012 United Nations climate change conference in Doha, Qatar. Global carbon dioxide emissions increased due to human activities such as fossil fuel burning, cement production, and deforestation. Topics include the amount of emissions attributed to China, predictions for global temperature increases, and the impacts of greenhouse gases such as melting polar ice, rising sea levels, and extreme storms.


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