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Facing Rising Seas, Bangladesh Confronts the Consequences of Climate Change

Facing Rising Seas, Bangladesh Confronts the Consequences of Climate Change | Are we just waiting for climate change? | Scoop.it
Though countries like Bangladesh have contributed little to the industrial pollution driving climate change, they will suffer the most from the devastating consequences.
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CFC substitutes: Good for the ozone layer, bad for climate?

CFC substitutes: Good for the ozone layer, bad for climate? | Are we just waiting for climate change? | Scoop.it
The Montreal Protocol led to a global phase-out of most substances that deplete the ozone layer, such as chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs). A happy side-effect of the gradual ban of these products is that the Earth’s climate has also benefited because CFCs are also potent greenhouse gases. However, now a "rebound effect" threatens to accelerate the rate of global warming.
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Leaked UN climate change report paints grim picture of Philippines, rest of Asia

Leaked UN climate change report paints grim picture of Philippines, rest of Asia | Are we just waiting for climate change? | Scoop.it
Millions of people in vulnerable areas, such as some parts of Asia, will have to deal with a worrying scenario of conflicts, food crises, flooding, droughts...
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U.N. report: Don't delay on climate change

U.N. report: Don't delay on climate change | Are we just waiting for climate change? | Scoop.it
Mitigating climate change will get a lot harder, and more expensive, if we wait until 2030, a leaked United Nations climate expert panel report says.
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Climate Scientists: We’re Alarmed. Here’s Why You Should Be, Too.

Climate Scientists: We’re Alarmed. Here’s Why You Should Be, Too. | Are we just waiting for climate change? | Scoop.it
The world’s largest general scientific society, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, has issued an uncharacteristically blunt call to action on climate change.
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Ozone Depletion Information, Ozone Depletion Facts, Ozone Layer, Ozone Hole - National Geographic

Ozone Depletion Information, Ozone Depletion Facts, Ozone Layer, Ozone Hole - National Geographic | Are we just waiting for climate change? | Scoop.it
Learn about the causes and effects of Ozone Depletion at National Geographic, and what you can do to help.
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What leaked IPCC report really says on climate change - environment - 17 December 2012 - New Scientist

What leaked IPCC report really says on climate change - environment - 17 December 2012 - New Scientist | Are we just waiting for climate change? | Scoop.it
Last week's leak of an early draft of a major report on climate change gives us an insight into what we can expect when the final version is published in
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Official prophecy of doom: Global warming will cause widespread conflict, displace millions of people and devastate the global economy

Official prophecy of doom: Global warming will cause widespread conflict, displace millions of people and devastate the global economy | Are we just waiting for climate change? | Scoop.it
Climate change will displace hundreds of millions of people by the end of this century, increasing the risk of violent conflict and wiping trillions of dollars off the global economy, a forthcoming UN report will warn.
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Leaked IPCC report links climate change to global food scarcity

Leaked IPCC report links climate change to global food scarcity | Are we just waiting for climate change? | Scoop.it
IPCC's forecast of lowered crop yields will ultimately affect us all
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