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Arctic Climate May be More Sensitive to Warming Than Thought, Says New Study


June 29, 2010

artistís rendering of the Beaver Pond A new study shows the Arctic climate system may be more sensitive to greenhouse warming than previously thought, and that current levels of Earth's atmospheric carbon dioxide may be high enough to bring about significant, irreversible shifts in Arctic ecosystems. Full Story

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University of Colorado at Boulder

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