Higher CO2 levels help plants ward off insects

“In the eternal war between earth’s plants and the herbivorous insects that feed upon them, the ongoing increase in the atmosphere’s CO2 concentration is proving to be a powerful secret weapon, which is helping the planet’s vegetation to sustain the impressive worldwide greening of the earth that continues apace, growing ever stronger year by year.” http://nipccreport.org/articles/2014/jan/28jan2014a1.html

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