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on November 21, 2016 in World News

Scientists Amazed at Plants’ Increasing Ability to Absorb Carbon

by Thomas D. Williams, Ph.D. As climate alarmists rend their garments over fossil fuel emissions, a group of scientists has discovered that the world’s plants have somehow increased their capacity to assimilate carbon, resulting in an actual decline in the percentage of human-produced CO2 remaining in the atmosphere. Researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have found to their surprise that despite the increased human emissions of greenhouse gases, between 2002 and 2014, plants were somehow able to absorb more carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere than in previous decades. In a study published earlier this month in Nature Communications, the… View Article

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