comscore Data taken atop Mauna Loa forewarn of climate change
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Data taken atop Mauna Loa forewarn of climate change

  • COURTESY UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII / 2018

    The Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation (HI-SEAS) installation is shown at Mauna Loa. Atmospheric carbon dioxide measurements taken at the summit have surpassed 415 parts per million for the first time in modern history.

Atmospheric carbon dioxide measurements taken at the summit of Mauna Loa have surpassed 415 parts per million for the first time in modern history in what scientists say is yet another jarring reminder of the effects of man-made climate change. Read more

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