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A risk-seeking future

The 2014 IPCC Assessment expresses doubt that the global surface temperature increase will remain within the 2 °C target without deploying risky carbon-capturing or solar radiation-deflecting technologies. New behavioural research suggests that, if the IPCC is right, citizens and policymakers will support such risk-taking.

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Gosnell, G. A risk-seeking future. Nature Clim Change 8, 855–856 (2018).

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