Gallery: Scientists Say Carbon Emissions Are Too High to Stop Climate C...

 

For years, scientists have said that it is imperative to prevent the world’s climate from rising 2 degrees celsius (3. 6 degrees Fahrenheit) above pre-industrial levels. However according to a new report, climate scientists believe that it is increasingly unlikely that this will happen – data shows that 2012 CO2 emissions hit 35.6 billion tons – a 2.6% increase from 2011 and 58% above 1990 levels.

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  1. Gregory Reinauer December 5, 2012 at 6:13 pm

    The choice is clear. We need to stop the Fossil Fuel Industry and move in a new direction. Or else…

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