CO2 lowers nutrition in plants


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@politico: “I don’t think people grasp the scale of this”: Rising CO2 levels are changing the food we eat for the worse http://politi.co/2fhQj1H https://twitter.com/politico/status/910194807070322688/photo/1

This fascinating and easy to understand article shows that rising levels of CO2 are causing plants to become less nutritious, with levels of minerals such as zinc and potassium dropping (or, in its memorable phrase, “they are turning our plants into junk food”).