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Report: Warming likely to make bad things worse

November 3, 2013

Full Article at http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_SCI_CLIMATE_IMPACTS?SECTION=HOME&SITE=AP&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

By SETH BORENSTEIN

Many of the ills of the modern world – starvation, poverty, flooding, heat waves, droughts, war and disease – are likely to worsen as the world warms from man-made climate change, a leaked draft of an international scientific report forecasts.

The report uses the word “exacerbate” repeatedly to describe warming’s effect on poverty, lack of water, disease and even the causes of war.

The Nobel Peace Prize-winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change will issue a report next March on how global warming is already affecting the way people live and what will happen in the future, including a worldwide drop in income. ….

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The report says scientists have high confidence especially in what it calls certain “key risks”:

-People dying from warming- and sea rise-related flooding, especially in big cities.

-Famine because of temperature and rain changes, especially for poorer nations.

-Farmers going broke because of lack of water.

-Infrastructure failures because of extreme weather.

-Dangerous and deadly heat waves worsening.

-Certain land and marine ecosystems failing.

Full Article at http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_SCI_CLIMATE_IMPACTS?SECTION=HOME&SITE=AP&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

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