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Janon raskas taakka

Janon raskas taakka | Articles about hazards-Geography | Scoop.it
Jos miljoonat kaukaa vettä hakevat naiset saisivat vesihanat kotinurkilleen, kokonaiset yhteiskunnat voisivat muuttua täysin.
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YK: Itä-Ukrainan ihmisoikeustilanne heikentynyt huolestuttavasti

YK: Itä-Ukrainan ihmisoikeustilanne heikentynyt huolestuttavasti | Articles about hazards-Geography | Scoop.it
YK:n tarkkailijat ovat todenneet Itä-Ukrainan ihmisoikeustilanteen heikentyneen huolestuttavasti, YK:n ihmisoikeusedustaja Navi Pillay sanoi perjantaina.
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Valaisevat yöpilvet levinneet etelämmäksi - Uutiset - Tiede

Valaisevat yöpilvet levinneet etelämmäksi - Uutiset - Tiede | Articles about hazards-Geography | Scoop.it
Se saattaa olla taas uusi merkki ilmastonmuutoksesta.
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Is This What The World Will Look Like In Hundreds Of Years?

Is This What The World Will Look Like In Hundreds Of Years? | Articles about hazards-Geography | Scoop.it
Imagine a scenic cruise through the Amazon Sea, or a week at a seaside resort in Arkansas. Fanciful ideas in the early 21st century, these dramatic changes could become a reality in the very distant future.

Global sea levels have risen about eight...

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Hiili on taas suosiossa eikä lopu tällä vuosisadalla

Hiili on taas suosiossa eikä lopu tällä vuosisadalla | Articles about hazards-Geography | Scoop.it
Moni maa tarvitsee yhä hiiltä, mutta kaivosten turvallisuus on retuperällä. Turkissa on sattunut 2000-luvulla yli 1 300 kuolemaan johtanutta kaivosonnettomuutta.
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Is El Niño Back? Climate Scientists Forecast Its Arrival

Is El Niño Back? Climate Scientists Forecast Its Arrival | Articles about hazards-Geography | Scoop.it
Scientists forecast the arrival of a climate pattern that will affect weather across the globe.
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Cities Threatened By Climate Change

Cities Threatened By Climate Change | Articles about hazards-Geography | Scoop.it
It's not just flooding: Plenty of other issues—such as rising sea levels and drought—present pressing problems for these urban areas.

Climate change is one of the most serious issues facing the world's cities in the 21st century, but so far policymakers, planners, and scientists have come up with few solutions to prevent—or mitigate—its calamitous effects.

While flooding disasters like Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy have brought attention to the dangers posed by stronger storms, there are plenty of other threats—such as rising sea levels—that might be even more pressing. Wildfires and drought have already heavily damaged the American Southwest, while flooding threatens low-lying island nations.

Visit the link to find which cities that will soon be in danger.


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This article explains the effects of the climate change has on the city. This shows us that the climate controls the physical setting of a city and if any changes are made in the climate that means that the city will also change with it. In some cases this can dangerous and cause harm to a cities landmark or physical geography. Some issues that are concerning about this is flooding's, hurricane's, and other strong storms.

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Tornado surmannut ainakin kymmenen Yhdysvalloissa

Tornado surmannut ainakin kymmenen Yhdysvalloissa | Articles about hazards-Geography | Scoop.it
Tornadot ovat surmanneet eilisiltana ainakin kymmenen ihmistä Arkansasin ja Oklahoman osavaltioissa.
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