Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere mark a near-record increase

Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere mark a near-record increase

Comment on this storyComment Despite growing awareness of global climate change and its devastating effects, carbon dioxide levels continue to walk in the wrong direction. This year’s annual rise in CO2 levels is one of the largest on record, representing a buildup of heat-trapped gases not seen in millions of years, scientists at the Scripps … Read more

The amount of warming triggering carbon dioxide in the air reaches a new peak, growing at a near-record pace

The amount of warming triggering carbon dioxide in the air reaches a new peak, growing at a near-record pace

The cause of global warming it shows no signs of slowing down as heat-trapping carbon dioxide in Earth’s atmosphere rose to record highs in its annual spring peak, leaping at one of the fastest rates on record, officials announced Monday. Carbon dioxide levels in the air are now at their highest in over 4 million … Read more