Study settles prehistoric puzzle, confirms modern link of carbon dioxide and global warming

November 14, 2017
Fossil leaves from Africa resolve a prehistoric climate puzzle and confirm the link between carbon dioxide and global warming. Research previously found conflicting data on high carbon levels and its link to climate change about 22 million years ago. But a new study found the link existed then as now. The finding sheds light on...

Advertisement

Related Videos


Agence France-Presse (AFP) -   ▶  01:15

Advertisement

Recent related news

Hybrid materials known as mixed matrix membranes are considered a promising approach to capture carbon dioxide and mitigate against global warming. These...
3 days ago • Science Daily
Saturday at 7: Avery Haines' first investigation for W5 focuses on an unexpected threat from global warming: Canada's permafrost is rapidly melting, and that...
1 week ago • CTV News
Bonn (AFP) Nov 13, 2017 The carbon dioxide emissions that drive global warming, flat since 2014, are set to rise two percent this year, dashing hopes they had...
6 days ago • Terra Daily
Worldwide emissions of carbon dioxide — the gas most responsible for global warming — are on the rise again in 2017 after three years of little-to-no...
6 days ago • USATODAY.com
The concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere determines whether the Earth is in greenhouse or ice age state. Before humans began to have an impact...
1 week ago • Science Daily
By Anmar Frangoul Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from industry and fossil fuels are projected to rise by two per cent this year, researchers say. The increase...
6 days ago • S.China Morning Post

You might like