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Downsides and options of a changing climate
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Climate change preparedness “Guardian of Gotham”

Climate change preparedness “Guardian of Gotham” | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Among their “Ten people who mattered” in 2012, the science journal Nature included Cynthia Rosenzweig, co-chair of the New York City Panel on Climate Change and senior research scientist at the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies.
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Why we won't stop global warming

Why we won't stop global warming | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Unless our short- and long-term interests align, it's unlikely that we'll ever do anything about climate change.
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Climate change jeopardizing Amazon rainforest, say researchers | Science Recorder

Climate change jeopardizing Amazon rainforest, say researchers | Science Recorder | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
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Win a trip to Canada to talk food security - 1/20/2013 - Farmers Weekly

Win a trip to Canada to talk food security - 1/20/2013 - Farmers Weekly | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Are you aged 18-25 and would like to win an all-expenses trip to Canada in August to discuss the issue of food security with like-minded people?
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Heat waves, storms, flooding: Climate change to profoundly affect U.S. Midwest in coming decades

Heat waves, storms, flooding: Climate change to profoundly affect U.S. Midwest in coming decades | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
In the coming decades, climate change will lead to more frequent and more intense Midwest heat waves while degrading air and water quality and threatening public health.
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Australian inferno previews fire-prone future

Australian inferno previews fire-prone future | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Climate change is ramping up fire risk around the world and the bush fires raging in Australia, could be a taster of what's to come
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Climate change and resource scarcity may wipe out pensions industry

Climate change and resource scarcity may wipe out pensions industry | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
New report from Anglia Ruskin University shows that actuaries, charged with risk management in the financial sector, have ignored the greatest risk of all time
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Climate Change Series: Where Science And Ethics Meet

Climate Change Series: Where Science And Ethics Meet | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Science can help us understand the causes and effects of climate change. But what we do about it is an ethical question.
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Horse and pig DNA found in some UK supermarket burgers

Horse and pig DNA found in some UK supermarket burgers | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
TRACES of horse meat have been found in burgers on sale in some of the country's busiest supermarkets, food safety chiefs have revealed.
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Beyond baby steps: Analyzing the cap-and-trade flop

Beyond baby steps: Analyzing the cap-and-trade flop | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
It's good to know what went wrong in Washington. But the real problem we face isn't getting a bill through Congress -- it's global warming.
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Texas And Oklahoma, Hotbeds Of Climate Change Denialism, Wracked By Another Year Of Warming-Worsened Droughts

Texas And Oklahoma, Hotbeds Of Climate Change Denialism, Wracked By Another Year Of Warming-Worsened Droughts | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
If the latest news reports are any indication, the droughts that have wracked a large portion of the contiguous United States continued piling on the damage in Texas and Oklahoma through 2012.
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China, Mexico Leading Fight on Climate Change With New CO2 Laws

China, Mexico Leading Fight on Climate Change With New CO2 Laws | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
China, Mexico and other emerging economies are leading the fight against climate change by passing laws to cut carbon and raise energy efficiency, the Globe International alliance of lawmakers said today.
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Lettuce for KFC and Taco Bell in Canada Recalled | Food Safety News

Lettuce for KFC and Taco Bell in Canada Recalled | Food Safety News | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
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Climate change can no longer be denied | hilltimes.com

Climate change can no longer be denied | hilltimes.com | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Canada's Politics and Government Newsweekly
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US climate fears mount, but political action wanes

Climate change was thrust to the forefront of the US political agenda recently in the wake of the devastation caused by superstorm Sandy and record high temperatures across the country.
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Study: Megadrought in Amazon linked to climate

Study: Megadrought in Amazon linked to climate | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Called a "megadrought," parts of the Amazon rainforest have experienced a severe, nearly decade-long drought
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Climate change's effects on temperate rain forests surprisingly complex

Climate change's effects on temperate rain forests surprisingly complex | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Longer, warmer growing seasons associated with a changing climate are altering growing conditions in temperate rain forests, but not all plant species will be negatively affected, according to new research.
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Fish in hot water as climate changes (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Fish in hot water as climate changes (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
What effect will climate change have on Australia's oceans and reefs? This is the final report in a five-part series in which environment reporter sets out to provide answers.
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Sydney experiences its hottest day on record

Sydney experiences its hottest day on record | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Temperatures in Sydney on Friday hit their highest levels since records began 150 years ago, after an Australian government agency warned of more frequent and intense heatwaves in the future.
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What would Jesus do (about climate change)?

What would Jesus do (about climate change)? | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Is it possible to get your head around global warming if you think the Earth is only 6,000 years old? Why yes, says climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe. In fact, the future of the planet may depend ...
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Black carbon causes twice as much global warming than previously thought

Black carbon causes twice as much global warming than previously thought | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
New findings suggest there may be untapped potential to curb global warming by reducing soot emissions
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Climate change inaction the fault of environmental groups, report says

Climate change inaction the fault of environmental groups, report says | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
Academic paper largely clears President Obama of blame over failure to pass climate legislation through Congress
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5 Must-See Charts From Major New U.S. Climate Report | Climate Central

5 Must-See Charts From Major New U.S. Climate Report | Climate Central | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
A new climate science assessment shows that global warming is already affecting the lives of millions of Americans from coast to coast.
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Study Suggests How Climate Damage Could Be Largely Avoided

Study Suggests How Climate Damage Could Be Largely Avoided | Climate change challenges | Scoop.it
* 20-65 pct of adverse climate impacts could be avoided * Emissions need to peak in 2016, fall by 5 pct/yr to 2050 By Nina Chestney LONDON, Jan 13 (Reuters) - The world could avoid much of the damaging...
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