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Greenhouse gases in atmosphere reached a record high in 2013 says WMO

Wednesday, September 10th 2014 - 06:28 UTC
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The amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached a record high in 2013 driven by a surge in the level of carbon dioxide, the World Meteorological Organization said on Tuesday, urging international action to combat climate change. Read full article

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  • Briton

    No need to panic, the unmighty EU has solved the problem,
    hoovers drills hair dryers heaters will soon be banned..

    Sep 10th, 2014 - 10:55 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Englander

    This is all down to Kirchner, baldy man and kiss it off talking hot air.

    Sep 10th, 2014 - 12:52 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    ”The total change of ocean acidity since pre-industrial (times)... is 25%, and 6% was done within the last 10 years,“ said WMO scientific officer Oksana Tarasova.”

    So what's the actual number then? Nowhere to be found.

    If the seas were 1% acidic, they would only be 1.25% acidic now.

    Without this number this article is rubbish.

    Sep 10th, 2014 - 06:00 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • DennisA

    “The ocean is getting rapidly more acidic, impairing its ability to absorb carbon dioxide.”

    This is a totally false statement and scientifically unsupportable. It is disgraceful how these people deceive the public with a pseudo voice of “authority”.

    WMO is of course another UN body.

    Sep 11th, 2014 - 04:17 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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