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International progress on tackling climate change is 'recklessly slow', warns Nicholas Stern - 2012 - Media releases - News and media - Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environ...

International progress on tackling climate change is 'recklessly slow', warns Nicholas Stern - Media release - December 2012 (RT @ret_ward: New paper by Nicholas Stern and co-authors: recklessly slow progress on emissions reductions.)...
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New Climate Change Study Contains More Bad News

New Climate Change Study Contains More Bad News | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- The amount of heat-trapping pollution the world spewed rose again last year by 3 percent. So scientists say it's now unlikely that global warming can be limited to a couple of degrees, which is an international goal.
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It's the end of the world as we know it

It's the end of the world as we know it | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
THE world is on track to see "an unrecognisable planet" that is between 4 and 6 degrees hotter by the end of this century, according to new data on greenhouse gas emissions. (RT @LivePerfAust: Why is LPA pursuing #greenerliveperformances?
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Satellite images show how human expansion has changed the face of the earth - Telegraph

Satellite images show how human expansion has changed the face of the earth - Telegraph | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Satellite images show how the march of progress has altered the face of the earth in just a few decades.
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West Coast to get break from heavy rain, snow

West Coast to get break from heavy rain, snow | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Northern California will get a break on Monday from severe weather that dumped more than 2 feet of snow in mountains before another storm arrives by Tuesday, the National Weather Service forecast.A...
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Carbon emissions are 'too high'

Carbon emissions are 'too high' | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
It is increasingly unlikely that global warming will be kept below an increase of 2C (3.6F) above pre-industrial levels, a study suggests.
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Long-term research reveals how climate change is playing out in real ecosystems - Phys.Org

Long-term research reveals how climate change is playing out in real ecosystems - Phys.Org | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Long-term research reveals how climate change is playing out in real ecosystemsPhys.OrgAround the world, the effects of global climate change are increasingly evident and difficult to ignore.
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Sustainability

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The story of agriculture and climate change [infographic] (RT @FAOnews: #interesting infographic MT @bobpickard: The story of agriculture & climate change http://t.co/ct28QI8J...)...
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Climate Change and Conflict: The Youth Constituency

Climate Change and Conflict: The Youth Constituency | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
The nexus…

It is really hard to talk about climate change without mentioning conflict.
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Polar Ice-Melt Causes Sea-Level Rise, Satellites Find | Video

Polar Ice-Melt Causes Sea-Level Rise, Satellites Find | Video | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Sifting data from 11 satellites, experts have determined that nearly a 1/2 inch (11mm) of sea level rise can be attributed to melting of ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica since 1992 . This accounts for 20% of sea level rise during that period.
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Drought Threatens Possible Mississippi Shutdown – Thousands of ...

Drought Threatens Possible Mississippi Shutdown – Thousands of ... | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
It's an issue that has plagued states along the Mississippi River for months and has now landed squarely on the desk of President Obama: how to prevent the imminent shutdown of commercial traffic along the nation's largest ...
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Napa residents, Cal-EMA concerned Napa River will flood - News10.net

Napa residents, Cal-EMA concerned Napa River will flood - News10.net | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
KQED (blog)Napa residents, Cal-EMA concerned Napa River will floodNews10.netNAPA, Calif. - Residents prepare for the worst with the Napa River projected to surge above flood level on Sunday afternoon.
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Drought worsens after weeks of improvement; Nebraska stable : Business

Drought worsens after weeks of improvement; Nebraska stable  : Business | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
A new report shows that the nation's worst drought in decades has worsened for a second straight week, after conditions had improved for more than a month. Nebraska, which has a greater portion in the worst stages of drought of all the states, was...
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Urban sprawl and climate change issues for Perth - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Urban sprawl and climate change issues for Perth - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
The Conservation Council says new data should be a wake up call to tackle Perth's urban sprawl and climate change, with 50 days over 35 degrees last year and rainfall drying up.
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Climate Change Threat to South Asia | Asian Development Bank

Climate Change Threat to South Asia | Asian Development Bank | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
South Asia must act now to avoid huge economic loss from climate change, ADB and other experts say.
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Efforts to keep barge traffic flowing on drought-affected Mississippi River

Efforts to keep barge traffic flowing on drought-affected Mississippi River | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Every year roughly $180 billion worth of freight makes its way up and down the Mississippi River. An epic shortage of water on the nation's major inland waterways is expected to put upward pressure on everything from food items, to electricity.
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Ice-rink roads in new Arctic blast

Ice-rink roads in new Arctic blast | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Ice-rink roads in new Arctic blast | UK News | - Breaking news from around the UK...
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Five Degrees of Ruination: Scientists Forecast Dramatic Temperature Increase - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Five Degrees of Ruination: Scientists Forecast Dramatic Temperature Increase - SPIEGEL ONLINE | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
The planet must not be allowed to warm beyond 2 degrees Celsius, according to the official targets at the Climate Change Conference in Doha. But a new study shows the goal is far from realistic.
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Drought-stressed trees face race to adapt - CNN.com

Drought-stressed trees face race to adapt - CNN.com | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Scientists have known for some time that climate change and the impacts of longer droughts and higher temperatures could pose a problem for forests.
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Chaos continues as floods cause weekend travel disruption | This is ...

Chaos continues as floods cause weekend travel disruption | This is ... | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Flooding is continuing to cause widespread disruption in the West, with roads and railway routes severely affected this weekend.As of midday on Saturday there were nine Environment Agency flood...
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The 16 scariest maps from the E.U.’s massive new climate change report

The 16 scariest maps from the E.U.’s massive new climate change report | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Consider this your road map for the future. (RT @EnricoVerga: ( Unione Europea e Clima Problemi in vista!
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Officials Concerned As Houston Returns to Drought Status | News ...

Officials Concerned As Houston Returns to Drought Status | News ... | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
HOUSTON (AP) — A dry fall that is on track to making the record books has sent portions of Texas, including Houston and Fort Worth, back into severe drought, raising concerns about wildfires and the health of wheat crops ...
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Truckee River expected to flood near Truckee; evacuation plan put in place for ... - News10.net

Truckee River expected to flood near Truckee; evacuation plan put in place for ... - News10.net | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
News10.netTruckee River expected to flood near Truckee; evacuation plan put in place for ...News10.netAn evacuation center for the Town of Truckee has been set up by the American Red Cross and emergency agencies in case the Truckee River floods...
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Third major storm moving into Northern California - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Third major storm moving into Northern California - Chattanooga Times Free Press | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Chattanooga Times Free PressThird major storm moving into Northern CaliforniaChattanooga Times Free PressDaniel Cissney, 52, watches as an overflowing Stillwater Creek nearly floods his home on in Mountain Gate, Calif., on Friday, Nov.
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Landslides kill 12 Pakistanis in Kashmir

Landslides kill 12 Pakistanis in Kashmir | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Twelve people have been killed after being hit by landslides in Pakistani Kashmir.
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