WHY WE SHOULD ACT NOW: RISING RISKS
OO Labor Day 2050:
Global Warming Will Collapse Labor Productivity – as extreme heat limits outdoor work in peak months, say new studies.
This could be us, a century from now, if we don’t start seriously tackling climate change today.
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OO Global Warming Ups Chances of Megadroughts Threatening Civilization here and worldwide.
OO Fire And Water: Global Warming Is Making Weather More Extreme
& Costing Us Money — droughts, wildfires, heat waves, floods – climate research is linking more extreme weather to global warming.
Maine’s economy, and a treasured culinary delicacy, are threatened by rapidly warming waters.
OO Maine: Lobster, Cod Industries Threatened By Rapidly Warming Seas– in the Gulf of Maine, practically the fastest heating seawaters on the planet.
OO Texas: Water District Fight In Texas Shows
Climate Change And Water Rights Colliding
OO US Drought Divide:
Recent Tropical Rains to Help Plains, Not California
OO Fossil Fuel Pollution Threatens To Push Back Fight Against Hunger By Decades
NGOs react to new research showing air pollution is having a worse effect on food security than previously thought.
OO Africa: Rising Populations Threaten Food Security
OO Pakistan: Extreme Rains Kill Many, Create Worst Flooding In Decades
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For more on Climate Change, check out my weekly column at the HuffingtonPost, Climate Change This Week
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