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What Does the U.S.–China Climate Deal Mean?

The two nations have made a pledge that could signify a historic breakthrough in international efforts to slow climate change, although it remains to be seen if their commitments are realistic

November 12, 2014 — Quirin Schiermeier and Nature magazine

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