Faster tree growth won’t help us hit climate targets

Faster tree growth won’t help us hit climate targets

It’s well established that warmer temperatures and more carbon dioxide in the air can make trees grow faster. Scientists have incorporated these relationships into climate models, positing that faster growing trees will result in more carbon stored in forests, helping...
The breakdown of biodegradable plastic, broken down

The breakdown of biodegradable plastic, broken down

Half of all plastics currently produced are used only once before being discarded. These single-use plastics make up a large proportion of litter both on land and in the ocean. The deaths of whales, turtles, and other marine life after ingesting plastic have been...

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