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Arctic wilderness faces pollution threats as oil and gas giants target its riches

Arctic wilderness faces pollution threats as oil and gas giants target its riches | Global Climate Disruption | Scoop.it
Melting ice caps, the influx of trawlers and tourists, and Shell's £4bn investment to drill for fossil fuels in the Chukchi Sea all raise fears
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Pollution billows from a power plant in Greenland. This fragile ecosystem is being savaged by human greed. 

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Incredible photos show U.S. coastal landmarks submerged if sea level rises 12 feet 

Incredible photos show U.S. coastal landmarks submerged if sea level rises 12 feet  | Global Climate Disruption | Scoop.it
Reading about what climate change means for the future is one thing - seeing pictures of it is entirely different.
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This makes me so sad. I read a lot and I read that melting of Antarctica can't be stopped now. Our only hope was the President, but the Koch brothers wrecked his plans. The children that I would have adopted could never have enjoyed these beautiful places.

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