CO2 as plant food argument

You have probably heard the argument that more CO2 in the atmosphere is actually good, benefitting plants, allowing them to grow more proficiently.  Well, besides from being a ridiculous argument you should only hear from a second-grader, it does not hold up to this new report: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/01/22/AR2009012202203.html

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