December 15, 2011

Climate change may occur over 100 times faster than species can adapt

A December 10, 2011 article in the US-based Huffington Post, describeing a study by US researchers of climate records from the past 300,000 years, states that if global warming continues at its current rate, climate change will occur over 100 times faster than the speed at which species can adapt.

Sources: Huffington Post, Plosone

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