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UN: Global Warming to Hit Poor Hardest

NEW DELHI — Global warming will likely hit food production in developing nations the hardest, increasing the risks of drought and famine in the countries [...]

Associated Press (Associated Press | August 8, 2007)

Early 2007 saw record-breaking extreme weather: U.N.

The world experienced a series of record-breaking weather events in early 2007, from flooding in Asia to heatwaves in Europe and snowfall in South Africa, [...]

Laura MacInnis (Reuters | August 8, 2007)

European Heat Waves Are Getting Longer

Researchers studying western European temperature records have found that the length of heat waves there has doubled since 1880, from 1.5 days to 3 days [...]

Andrew C. Revkin (The New York Times | August 7, 2007)

Bush climate meeting draws doubts about action

A U.S. summit in September on climate change, one of at least four international meetings set for this year, is already raising doubts about any [...]

Deborah Zabarenko (Reuters | August 7, 2007)

Gore: Polluters manipulate climate info

Research aimed at disputing the scientific consensus on global warming is part of a huge public misinformation campaign funded by some of the world’s largest [...]

Gillian Wong (Associated Press | August 7, 2007)

Global-Warming Deniers: A Well-Funded Machine

Sen. Barbara Boxer had been chair of the Senate’s Environment Committee for less than a month when the verdict landed last February. “Warming of the [...]

Sharon Begley (Newsweek | August 6, 2007)

Climate Flooding Risk ‘Misjudged’

Climate change may carry a higher risk of flooding than was previously thought, the journal Nature reports.
Researchers say efforts to calculate flooding risk from climate [...]

BBC (BBC | August 31, 2007)

Global food crisis looms as climate change and population growth strip fertile land

Climate change and an increasing population could trigger a global food crisis in the next half century as countries struggle for fertile land to grow [...]

Ian Sample (the Guardian | August 31, 2007)

Ice fjords, lifeblood for polar species, at risk in melting Arctic

The Svalbard archipelago near the North Pole is already seeing the dramatic effects of global warming: the mercury is rising twice as fast as elsewhere [...]

Pierre-Henry Deshayes (Agence France Press | August 31, 2007)

Global warming will bring stronger storms, tornadoes: study

Violent storms and tornadoes may become more common as the earth’s climate warms, a study by NASA scientists showed Thursday.
Researchers at NASA’s Goddard Institute for [...]

AFP (Agence France Press | August 30, 2007)