Mon, 11 Oct 2004 15:26:02 GMT

Climate fear as carbon levels soar. An unexplained and unprecedented rise in carbon dioxide in the atmosphere two years running has raised fears that the world may be on the brink of runaway global warming. Scientists are baffled why the quantity of the main greenhouse gas has leapt in a twoÉyear period and are concerned that the Earth's natural systems are no longer able to absorb as much as in the past. []


scary stuff, wonder when the world will end?