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Keeping global warming increase to below 2°C will be challenging

November 24th, 2011 by Nature

The internationally agreed goal of limiting global temperature rise to 2 °C is still achievable, but may be slipping out of reach, according to research published online in Nature Climate Change. At the United Nations climate conference in Copenhagen in 2009, countries recognized that global average temperature rise should be limited to 2 °C above […]