Perspectives

Arrhenius and Global Warming

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Science  24 May 1996:
Vol. 272, Issue 5265, pp. 1122
DOI: 10.1126/science.272.5265.1122

Summary

The Swedish scientist Svante Arrhenius was the first to link changes in atmospheric carbon dioxide with changes in climate. In her Perspective, Uppenbrink marks the 100th anniversary of the publication of Arrhenius's paper on climate change.