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Why Doesn't Anyone Know How to Talk About Global Warming?

Why Doesn't Anyone Know How to Talk About Global Warming? | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
The gap between science and public understanding prevents action on climate change—but social scientists think they can fix that
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International Indigenous Forum on Biodiversity (IIFB) Statement to the Press, Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea | Forest Peoples Programme

International Indigenous Forum on Biodiversity (IIFB) Statement to the Press, Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea | Forest Peoples Programme | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
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Guidelines for Considering Traditional Knowledges in Climate Change Initiatives

Guidelines for Considering Traditional Knowledges (TKs) in Climate Change Initiatives is a publication intended to be an informational resource for tribes, agencies, and organizations across the United States interested in understanding TKs in the context of climate change. The Third National Climate Assessment issued in May 2014 contained a chapter dedicated to the impact of climate change…
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Climate change threatens Tibet’s rare alpine plants

Climate change threatens Tibet’s rare alpine plants | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
Warming temperatures are contributing to the disappearance of alpine meadows on the Tibetan plateau and could lead to the extinction of rare medicinal plants
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Weaving the Narrative of Climate Change: The Process Behind the IPCC 5th Assessment Report

Weaving the Narrative of Climate Change: The Process Behind the IPCC 5th Assessment Report | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
Squib: The 5th Assessment Report from the International Panel on Climate Change represents an example of broad scientific collaboration. In an interview with

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Cathryn Wellner's curator insight, May 24, 11:30 AM

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Climate Change Study Finds U.S. Is Already Widely Affected

Climate Change Study Finds U.S. Is Already Widely Affected | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
Declaring that the issue of human-induced climate change had “moved firmly into the present,” a major study found that water shortages, torrential rains, heat waves and wildfires were worsening.
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Among Nepal's hill farmers, climate adaptation pursues profit not charity

Among Nepal's hill farmers, climate adaptation pursues profit not charity | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
As the world struggles to find enough money to help the poorest people adapt to climate change impacts, a growing share of experts say some – if not most – of the money needs to come from business sources
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Climate change played role in Everest avalanche, scientists say

Climate change played role in Everest avalanche, scientists say | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
At least 70 per cent of climbers have canceled their Mt. Everest expedition, officials said Saturday, as scientists warn climate change is causing the...
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MCC Berlin: Home

MCC Berlin: Home | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
The Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change (MCC) advances scientific research on sustainable growth in a naturally bounded world
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Risky business: assessing potential impacts of REDD+ in Nepal

Risky business: assessing potential impacts of REDD+ in Nepal | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
Nepal has begun to assess the potential harm and benefits of the compensation scheme for protecting forests
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Home - Climate CoLab

Home - Climate CoLab | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
Collaborate with people all over the world to win contests on what to do about climate change.
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U.N. Report Raises Climate Change Warning, Points To Opportunities

U.N. Report Raises Climate Change Warning, Points To Opportunities | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
In many ways the world is "ill-prepared" for the dangers, scientists say in a new report. They warn that people in all parts of the globe are already affected. Rapid action is needed, they say.
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Andrianna Natsoulas Food Voices: Stories of the Food Sovereignty Movement From Around the World

Andrianna Natsoulas Food Voices: Stories of the Food Sovereignty Movement From Around the World | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
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Peru’s first-ever high-resolution carbon map could help the world breathe easier

Peru’s first-ever high-resolution carbon map could help the world breathe easier | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
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Climate change perception, observation and policy support in rural Nevada: A comparative analysis of Native Americans, non-native ranchers and farmers and mainstream America

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Artists And Climate Change

Artists And Climate Change | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
Contributions from the artistic community to the vexing problem of climate change
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Global warming fragmenting Himalayan glaciers

KATHMANDU: The second international conference on ‘Cryosphere of the Hindu Kush Himalayas: State of Knowledge’ organised by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development with the support of the Royal Norwegian Embassy and the Embassy of the United States in Kathmandu has launched a publication titled Status and Decadal Glacier Change from 1980s to 2010 in Nepal based on Sate ... Nepal's most frequently updated news portal. The Himalayan Times brings the Latest & Top Breaking News on Politics and Current Affairs in Nepal & around the World; Cricket, Sports, Business, Bollywood News and Entertainment, Science, Technology, Health & Fitness news, opinions from leading columnists.

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GlobalChange.gov

GlobalChange.gov | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
The Third NCA is available to download and also can be explored in a novel interactive format through USGCRP’s newly redeployed web presence at http://globalchange.gov. An important feature of this interactivity is the traceability of the data and other information in the report, giving users the means to refer back to these data for their analyses and decision support. The site is mobile-compatible and every piece of the report—from highlights to chapters to key messages to graphics—has its own unique URL for social network sharing. Please find below links that will help you navigate the Third NCA:Full Report: http://nca2014.globalchange.gov/Highlights: http://nca2014.globalchange.gov/highlights
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GlacierWorks: Everest

GlacierWorks: Everest | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
An online exploration of Mount Everest and its glaciers presented by David Breashears, founder of GlacierWorks, and Internet Explorer.
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How climate change makes Everest an even deadlier game

How climate change makes Everest an even deadlier game | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
After 16 Sherpas died in a horrific avalanche on Everest, a writer who climbed the peak wonders what's next for the world’s tallest mountain.
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BERLIN: Climate panel says emissions rising, avoids blame | Technology | The Bellingham Herald

BERLIN: Climate panel says emissions rising, avoids blame | Technology | The Bellingham Herald | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
The U.N.'s expert panel on climate change on Sunday highlighted the disconnect between international goals to fight global warming and what is being done to attain them.
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Panel’s Warning on Climate Risk: Worst Is Yet to Come

Panel’s Warning on Climate Risk: Worst Is Yet to Come | Anthropology and Climate Change | Scoop.it
A United Nations report warned that climate change is already having sweeping effects on every continent and is likely to grow substantially worse unless greenhouse emissions are brought under control.
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