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Earth to be 1.5 degrees warmer than the late 1800s in just nine years: Scientists
The temperature of our home planet Earth could notch up by 1.5 degree Celsius (which is a significant amount) than what it used to be in the late 1800s in a span of merely 9 years, a new research suggests.

Owing to the effects of the emission of green house gases, a paper in the journal Geophysical Research Letters reported that the natural climate variations in the Pacific which change over a period of decades may have provided a "temporary buffer". This may or might have already disturbed the Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation (IPO) cycle. As a result of which, we may receive higher temperatures in the span of the next 10-20 years.

According to the Paris climate agreement, the governments are supposed to pursue the aim of keeping a check on global warming below 1.5 degree Celcius. But, according to this research, we could hit that level before the end of new decade, if the pacific ocean moves into a state referred to as the "cranky uncle" state.

This report comes while climate agreement participants are looking towards the United States of America (where Donald Trump-lead administration is currently pursuing a debate on whether to withdraw from the Paris accord) and as scientists with the various governmental Panels on Climate Change are submitting their special reports about the 1.5-degree Celsius goal (equivalent to 2.7 degrees Fahrenheit) and the consequences of letting it go over this limit.

We can easily say from a layman's perspective that human emissions of these greenhouse gases are the main and primary source of these off-shooting temperatures, although there are various other factors at play as well. Our climate system, if analysed in depth, is a beast gone wild, containing a large amount of complex mechanisms.

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