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Point of No Return: Earth Reaches 400ppm Threshold Permanently

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September's carbon dioxide output failed to drop below 400 parts per million (ppm) despite historically being the year's low point for CO2 emissions, which means the Earth has very likely passed that symbolic climate threshold forever.The Earth has hit 400ppm before, but seasonal cycles have always reduced carbon dioxide output back below that level. Now, climate scientists say it is 'almost impossible' that will ever happen again.According to Climate Central:

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