31 May '12, 6pm

Arctic CO2 Hitting 400ppm - Greenland Sets New High Temperature Record for May

Arctic CO2 Hitting 400ppm - Greenland Sets New High Temperature Record for May

The last time global CO2 levels were 400 parts per million was 800,000 years ago. Now, the Washington Post reports, monitoring stations in the Arctic, as well as Mongolia, are recording readings of 400ppm or higher. The global average is now 395ppm and continues to climb. For now it will remain below 400ppm globally, as well in those areas currently recording these (recent) record highs, but as the numerous scientists quoted by the Post say, it's "significant," "depressing," a "troubling milestone, " and "an indication that we're in a different world"—one that, I hope it shouldn't come as a surprise, human activity is responsible for. Near universal political inaction, or lack of sufficient action universally, means that returning atmospheric CO2 to a safe level of 350ppm or below, and keeping average temperature rise below 2°C is increasingly looking out of reach and very...

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