Sharp rise in Arctic temperatures now inevitable – UN

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Sharp and potentially devastating temperature rises of 3C to 5C in the Arctic are now inevitable even if the world succeeds in cutting greenhouse gas emissions in line with the Paris agreement, research has found…

Read Full Article; Guardian UK (03-13-2019)

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