A warmer planet will be a greener planet. Increased precipitation and higher levels of carbon dioxide production will green the planet.
A carbon dioxide fertilization effect is causing a slow and gradual greening of the Earth. The benefits of this for life on the planet are large and clear.
Matt Ridley: Global Warming Versus Global Greening
Matt Ridley on How Fossil Fuels are Greening the Planet
NASA - Rising CO2 Levels Greening Earth
2015 GWPF Annual Lecture - Patrick Moore - 'Should We Celebrate Carbon Dioxide?'
John Stossel - Climate Change and Global Greening
The Greening of Planet Earth (1992)
The Greening of Planet Earth Continues (1998)
Taylor, James (2013) Global Warming? No, Satellites Show Carbon Dioxide Is Causing 'Global Greening'
Heaven, Douglas (2013) Global greening as plant life moves northwards
Roach, John (2013) Global greening, the other 'greenhouse effect', is underway
NASA (2016): Carbon Dioxide Fertilization Greening Earth, Study Finds
The greening of Europe: Watch: How Europe is greener now than 100 years ago
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