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African rainforests slow climate change despite record heat and droughts

African rainforests appear more resistant to some additional warming and drought compared to rainforests in Amazonia and Borneo. Image: Unsplash/Senzekile Msomi

Nita Bhalla

Journalist, Thomson Reuters Foundation

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tHE forests removed carbon dioxide from the atmosphere despite experiencing drought and warming. Image: PNAS

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