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  • SK.June2016_featured

    Monthly Newsletter – June 2016

    this issue download a print-friendly copy From the President The Brazil Summer Policy Lab IPAM wins Google Impact Challenge Outlook for Brazil’s environment during the ‘circus of impeachment’ Speaking of climate change…

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  • MaunaLoa

    From the President

    This week we noted a sad milestone – the first time that the global atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) concentration exceeded 400 parts per million (ppm). It had previously hit this mark at individual stations, including the famed observatory at Mauna Loa, Hawaii.

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  • 2016-06-13-soil-moisture-permafrost2

    Dry conditions of thawing arctic permafrost cause increased carbon emissions

    In a study published today in Nature Climate Change, an international team of scientists demonstrates the importance of soil moisture as a critical factor in determining the amount and form of carbon produced from thawing permafrost.

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