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A year into the pandemic: 3 things we've learnt about the planet

A lockdowns lead to a drop in road traffic, and car emissions around the world. Image: REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Piers Forster

Professor of Physical Climate Change; Director of the Priestley International Centre for Climate, University of Leeds

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Global changes in pollution levels from lockdown for carbon dioxide (CO2), nitrous oxide (NOx) and eight other pollutants. Data is compared to 2019 levels. Image: Piers Forster via The Conversation

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