The Disaffected Lib: Drifting Ever Faster Away from 350

The figures are out for 2011 and they’re record-breaking.   Last year we managed to drive atmospheric CO2 levels to 390 ppm. The amount of heat-trapping carbon dioxide in the atmosphere reached a record 390.9 parts per million (ppm) in 2011, according to a report released Tuesday by the UN’s World Meteorological Organization (WMO). That’s a ...