Marcos Fontela

Postdoctoral researcher, Institute of Marine Research (IIM-CSIC)

Expertise: Oceanography, Atlantic circulation, Marine carbon cycle

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publication   https://www.nature.com/articles/srep26931

publication   https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/

CLAIMS REVIEWED

2°C is not known to be a “point of no return”, as Jonathan Franzen claims

CLAIM
"The consensus among scientists and policy-makers is that we’ll pass this point of no return if the global mean temperature rises by more than two degrees Celsius"

SOURCE: Jonathan Franzen, The New Yorker

Published: 17 Sep 2019

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