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Tropical deforestation a threat to war on warming

The world has just 12 years left to halve greenhouse gas emissions to prevent catastrophic climate change, but hopes that a solution will come from saving the last great tracts of tropical rainforest are dimming. Trees and soils are crucial to managing climate change; plants absorb about a third of the carbon dioxide that humans produce, while the earth […]