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Could a Climate Change Deal Fit China's Economic Reform Agenda?
Could a Climate Change Deal Fit China's Economic Reform Agenda?
Why an ambitious deal on climate change is much more likely now than it was in Copenhagen in 2009.
2014-08-22  thediplomat.com
Climate Change and Implications for National Security
Climate Change and Implications for National Security
The planet has reached a tipping point and one with implications for U.S. national security. Without concrete action, climate change will negatively impact the United States.
2014-08-22  internationalpolicydigest.org
Water crisis threatens thirsty Sao Paulo
Water crisis threatens thirsty Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo is thirsty. A severe drought is hitting Brazil's largest city and thriving economic capital with no end in sight, threatening the municipal water supply to millions of people.
2014-08-22  phys.org
Port Metro Vancouver OKs Massive US Coal Terminal
Port Metro Vancouver OKs Massive US Coal Terminal
Lower Mainland transfer facility to export thermal coal to Asia given green light.
2014-08-22  thetyee.ca
63 trillion gallons of groundwater lost in drought, study finds
63 trillion gallons of groundwater lost in drought, study finds
The ongoing drought in the western United States has caused so much loss of groundwater that the Earth, on average, has lifted up about 0.16 inches over the last 18 months, according to a new study.
2014-08-21  latimes.com
Arctic sea ice influenced force of the Gulf Stream
Arctic sea ice influenced force of the Gulf Stream
The force of the Gulf Stream was significantly influenced by the sea ice situation in the Fram Strait in the past 30,000 years. Scientists at the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) come to this conclusion in a new study that appears today in the journal Earth ...
2014-08-21  phys.org
Cause of global warming hiatus found deep in the Atlantic Ocean
Cause of global warming hiatus found deep in the Atlantic Ocean
Following rapid warming in the late 20th century, this century has so far seen surprisingly little increase in the average temperature at the Earth's surface. At first this was a blip, then a trend, then a puzzle for the climate science community.
2014-08-21  phys.org
Varying planetary heat sink led to global-warming slowdown and acceleration
A vacillating global heat sink at intermediate ocean depths is associated with different climate regimes of surface warming under anthropogenic forcing: The latter part of the 20th century saw rapid global warming as more heat stayed near the surface.
2014-08-21  sciencemag.org
Climate change: meteorologists preparing for the worst
Climate change: meteorologists preparing for the worst
Intense aerial turbulence, ice storms and scorching heatwaves, huge ocean waves—the world's climate experts forecast apocalyptic weather over the coming decades at a conference in Montreal that ended Thursday.
2014-08-21  phys.org
Global Climate Deal May Fail to Restrain Global Warming
Global Climate Deal May Fail to Restrain Global Warming
The pending Paris climate deal may not keep the world from warming by 2 degrees Celsius—does that mean it would be a failure?
2014-08-21  scientificamerican.com
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