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Syria: An example of climate change-induced war


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Climate Change Impacts in the United States – final report


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Years of Living Dangerously Premiere Full Episode


This is the first episode of a series on climate change produced by ShowTime. Excellent! P.S. PR friends: The evangelical climate scientist, Katherine Hayhoe, interviewed in this episode, provided the global climate data used in a recently published study on … Continue reading

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Running Dry: the humanitarian impact of the global water crisis GLOBAL: The global water crisis: Managing a dwindling resource


Running Dry: the humanitarian impact of the global water crisis GLOBAL: The global water crisis: Managing a dwindling resource

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Growers Convert to Drip Irrigation as Water Shortages Continue


Growers Convert to Drip Irrigation as Water Shortages Continue Toro DripTips

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New Chilean agriculture-climate observation centre to boost early warning for drought events


New Chilean agriculture-climate observation centre to boost early warning for drought events

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Why 2013 will be a year of crisis


Why 2013 will be a year of crisis David Frum: The drought in the U.S., Russia and Australia is driving up food prices He says sharp rises in prices have long been tied to unrest among the world’s poor High … Continue reading

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El Yunque and PR in general received significantly less rainfall this June compared to previous three years


Rainfall maps for June 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 are shown below. Rainfall for June this years is well below normal.  El Yunque appears to have received only about 1/3 of the rainfall that it received in each of the … Continue reading

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