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Growing feedback from ocean carbon to climate

The finding that feedbacks between the ocean's carbon cycle and climate may become larger than terrestrial carbon–climate feedbacks has implications for the socio-economic effects of today's fossil-fuel emissions.

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Figure 1: Feedback between climate and the carbon cycle.


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Joos, F. Growing feedback from ocean carbon to climate. Nature 522, 295–296 (2015).

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