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Summer drought limits the positive effects of CO2 and heat on plant growth in future climate

Summer drought limits the positive effects of carbon dioxide and heat on plant growth in future climate. Although the rain this summer has been pouring down over Denmark, most scientists agree that global temperature increases will intensify periods with summer drought already in 2075.
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Another benefit of global warming – increased forage plants

Academics / General Science : Watts Up With That? (3 days ago)

From the Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo An increase in temperature by 2050 may be advantageous to the growth of forage plants With a 2°C increase in temperature, the plant Stylosanthes capitata Vogel was able …... Read Post

Could planting trees in the desert mitigate climate change?

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (12 months ago)

As the world starts feeling the effects of increasing atmospheric carbon dioxide and consequent global temperature rise, researchers are looking for a Plan B to mitigate climate change. A group of German scientists has now come up w... Read Post

Summer drought limits the positive effects of CO2 and heat on plant growth in future climate

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (3 years ago)

The large scale project CLIMAITE, led by Risø DTU, has published its first synthesis paper in the renowned journal Global Change Biology, and the conclusion is perhaps a little surprising that the predicted increase in plant growth,... Read Post


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