Daily Archives: September 5, 2009

Arctic Thaw Could Cause Massive Flood, Curbing Non-CO2 Pollutants Could Help

Continued warming of the Arctic could lead to global weather changes and flooding that affects one-quarter of the world’s people, finds a new report by the global conservation organization WWF.The report was released in Geneva at the World Climate Conference-3, … Continue reading

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Iraq’s new war is a fight for water

As bombs continue to tear apart its towns and villages, Iraq is now in the grip of an environmental crisis that experts and officials warn may do what decades of war have not been able to — destroy the country. … Continue reading

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