Half a century of prediction

As climate negotiators thrash it out in Poznan this week, it’s worth noting that their parents’ generation were already predicting a warming planet, as this great article from 1959 testifies. Charles Keeling was only just beginning to amass his data on CO2 levels when this was written, as my own dad points out.

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