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The top of the world is melting

The top of the world is melting | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
The Artic permafrost is melting, releasing vast amounts of greenhouse gases. The world now has to rethink how it tackles climate change.
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Pacific island nation losing battle against climate change | Business Recorder

Pacific island nation losing battle against climate change | Business Recorder | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
The Pacific island nation of Kiribati at first appears to be a South Sea paradise, with its long sandy beaches, coconut palms, absence of industry and (RT @timrote: RT @DianeN56: Pacific island nation losing battle against climate change:
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Pine beetles so widespread they're contributing to climate change: study

Pine beetles so widespread they're contributing to climate change: study | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Pine beetles so widespread they're contributing to climate change: study (Pine beetles so widespread they're contributing to climate change: study - Global BC http://t.co/OcFWP3DT...)...
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More than 800 homes hit by floods

More than 800 homes hit by floods | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
More than 800 homes are flooded, and two people are killed, after a band of heavy rain and strong winds sweeps across England and Wales.
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Pine Island Glacier’s calving front free of sea ice

Pine Island Glacier’s calving front free of sea ice | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Flying over the Antarctica’s Pine Island Glacier last year in October, NASA’s Operation IceBridge  scientists discovered a massive rift 29 kilometers (18 miles) long, 80 meters (260 feet) wide on average, and 50 to 60 meters (170 to 200 feet)...
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VIDEOS: canal bank collapses as floods hit UK - The Week UK

VIDEOS: canal bank collapses as floods hit UK - The Week UK | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Channel 4 NewsVIDEOS: canal bank collapses as floods hit UKThe Week UKTORRENTIAL rain and strong winds battered the UK again last night, leaving parts of the West Country, Wales and Scotland flooded.
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Record drought leaves food banks dry — RT

Record drought leaves food banks dry — RT | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
This past summer's record-breaking drought caused a nationwide food shortage and price hikes that left some Americans hungry this Thanksgiving. With food banks in short supply, it is more difficult for low-wage workers to ...
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The World Bank - Climate Change - Climate Change Report Warns of Dramatically Warmer World This Century

The World Bank - Climate Change - Climate Change Report Warns of Dramatically Warmer World This Century | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
RT @tokaiama: @keijimoriiVet 原発温排水による海水温上昇が原因だと思う http://t.co/hiFgElko...
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File under bad idea: G8 asks Big Ag to take the lead in feeding the world

File under bad idea: G8 asks Big Ag to take the lead in feeding the world | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
A new study finds that large-scale irrigation is causing more sea-level rise than climate change. And yet the most powerful nations in the world just gave industrial agriculture a big thumbs up.
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Over Two-thirds of U.S. Remains in Drought, Severely Hitting Winter Wheat Belt

Over Two-thirds of U.S. Remains in Drought, Severely Hitting Winter Wheat Belt | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Over Two-thirds of U.S.Remains in Drought, Severely Hitting Winter Wheat Belt: http://t.co/iUbag6Ds...
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Sea level to rise up to 3 feet in Bangladesh by 2100

Sea level to rise up to 3 feet in Bangladesh by 2100 | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Ranked the no.1 English daily of Bangladesh, 'thedailystar.net' is not just the online edition of the newspaper. It provides daily news updates and is the fastest way to know what's happening in Bangladesh and around the globe.
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Wales weather: Rivers flood as heavy rain forecast for next 24 hours - WalesOnline

Wales weather: Rivers flood as heavy rain forecast for next 24 hours - WalesOnline | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
The SunWales weather: Rivers flood as heavy rain forecast for next 24 hoursWalesOnlineThe Environment Agency (EA) has 52 flood warnings and 159 less serious flood alerts in place as England, Wales and Scotland braces itself for one inch of rain and...
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UN Report: Passed The Point Of Averting Worst Effects Of Climate Change

UN Report: Passed The Point Of Averting Worst Effects Of Climate Change | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
By Wynne Parry, LiveScience Contributor: Global greenhouse-gas emissions already have passed the point where the worst effects of global warming could be averted, and they are still rising, according to the third annual United Nations...
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Floods threaten north of England as heavy rain continues

Floods threaten north of England as heavy rain continues | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Bad weather expected to head north as David Cameron promises help to communities in south-west and Midlands...
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Pine beetles contributing to climate change, study says

Pine beetles contributing to climate change, study says | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Newly published research suggests mountain pine beetles have become so widespread that they're not just benefiting from global warming, they're starting to contribute to it.
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Storms and floods across the UK - in pictures

Storms and floods across the UK - in pictures | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Further chaos and disruption is expected across much of the UK after torrential rains and fierce winds caused havoc in the south-west (@r_cherwink Fukushima UK - UK nuclear reactors NOT constructed for Flash Floods WORLDWIDE
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Climate talks resume in Doha from Monday amid warnings of looming calamity

Climate talks resume in Doha from Monday amid warnings of looming calamity | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
PARIS: Nearly 200 nations gather in Doha from Monday for a new round of climate talks as a rush of reports warn extreme weather events like superstorm Sandy may become commonplace if mitigation...
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Stark warnings on climate change must be heeded by business - The Guardian (blog)

Stark warnings on climate change must be heeded by business - The Guardian (blog) | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog)Stark warnings on climate change must be heeded by businessThe Guardian (blog)"I don't know why you would assume action on climate change is more likely than action on poverty," was Catelin's cavalier reassurance to allay any investor...
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Drought Affects Christmas Trees | NBC 4i

Drought Affects Christmas Trees | NBC 4i | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Bill and Donna Cackler have 20 acres of Christmas trees on their family farm north of Delaware. Bill says he lost 80 percent (3,200 trees) of this year's plantings to extreme heat and prolonged drought.
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Economy, Drought Hurting Mountain Towns Except Breckenridge ...

Economy, Drought Hurting Mountain Towns Except Breckenridge ... | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Colorado ski resorts are in desperate need of some snow. A travel industry group says the lack of snow and the economy are hurting not only the ski areas, but ski town communities.
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Driver dies in floods, dozens evacuated in landslides

Driver dies in floods, dozens evacuated  in   landslides | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
Families were evacuated after relentless torrential rain on already sodden ground brought walls crashing down and sparked landslides.The Westcountry again bore the brunt of the terrible weather...
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NASA - What Goes Down Must Come Back Up

NASA - What Goes Down Must Come Back Up | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
In 2010-11, global sea level fell nearly a quarter inch. But, when it comes to long-term sea level, what comes down must eventually come back up.
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LIVE: Cornwall braces itself against rain, floods and high winds

LIVE: Cornwall braces itself against rain, floods and high winds | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
6pm update:
Cornwall Council's customer contact centre has received more than 170 calls reporting a wide range of issues, including incidents of localised flooding and fallen trees and power cables. ...
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Clean up continues after flooding in North Wales - Daily Post North Wales

Clean up continues after flooding in North Wales - Daily Post North Wales | Climate Chaos News | Scoop.it
BBC NewsClean up continues after flooding in North WalesDaily Post North WalesTHE CLEAN up will continue today after one of the worst floods in recent years caused chaos across the region.
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More than 130 Iowa scientists issue statement that 2012 drought is a sign of climate change

DES MOINES, Iowa — This year’s drought is consistent with predictions that global climate change would bring about weather extremes including more frequent droughts, said a report released Monday.
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