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Delayed recovery of the tropical rain belt

The climate system may respond in different ways to reductions in atmospheric CO2 concentrations. Work now shows a delayed recovery (hysteresis) of the tropical rainbelt, with widespread implications for water resources.

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Moreno-Chamarro, E. Delayed recovery of the tropical rain belt. Nat. Clim. Chang. 12, 9–10 (2022).

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