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View Full Version : Study: Thawing Permafrost Could Accelerate Global Warming



Fraser
2011-Feb-16, 08:30 PM
From a press release from the University of Colorado Boulder: Up to two-thirds of Earth’s permafrost likely will disappear by 2200 as a result of warming temperatures, unleashing vast quantities of carbon into the atmosphere, says a new study by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES). The carbon [...]

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