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Humanity’s greatest ally against climate change is Earth itself

17 mins | May 1, 2021

"We need nature if we hope to survive.” To avoid the planet’s current path of disaster, civilization must rapidly cut carbon emissions in a decade. But what is often unmentioned is the power held by the earth itself to help us in this effort. Sarah Kaplan examines how ecosystems everywhere can buffer us from the worst effects of climate change — but only if we protect them.

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From The Washington Post