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BBC News published this video item, entitled “Planet on course for “catastrophic” rise in temperatures say scientists- BBC News” – below is their description.
2020 was one of the hottest years ever, coming at the end of the warmest decade ever recorded. That’s the finding of scientists from five leading agencies around the world.
The United Nations says it shows the planet is on course for a “catastrophic” rise in temperatures this century.
Sophie Raworth presents BBC News at Ten reporting by science editor David Shukman.BBC News YouTube Channel
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