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Greenhouse gas, sea levels at record in 2021: US agency

The wreckage of a home in General Luna town, Siargao island, in the Philippines in December 2021 following Typhoon Rai, one of a series of deadly storms over the year amid mounting concern on climate change. (Photo: AFP)
Earth's level of greenhouse gases reached a new record in 2021, despite an easing of carbon emissions the previous year during the Covid-19 pandemic, a US government report said Wednesday.اضافة اعلان

"The data presented in this report are clear -- we continue to see more compelling scientific evidence that climate change has global impacts and shows no sign of slowing," said Rick Spinrad, administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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