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Canada: As climate changes nations will covet our fresh water: scientists

Calgary Herald: Top scientists say the latest international report on climate change shows that Canadians must wake up to the impact of warming temperatures on land, on water and in communities across the country. They say the Intergovernmental Report on Climate Change, released Sunday in Japan, shows changes are on their way and further delays in responding to them only narrow the options Continue reading

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Some Trees Use Less Water Amid Rising Carbon Dioxide, Paper Says

New York Times: The fate of the world’s forests on a warming planet has long been one of the great unanswered questions about climate change. Continue reading

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Floods in Germany may be a sign of climate change

Deutsche Welle: Germany copes with flooding Déjà vu for Grimma’s soaked citizens Floods in Germany – a sign of climate change? Continue reading

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Climate change creating a new world

San Francisco Chronicle: In his inaugural address, President Obama made climate change a priority of his second term. Continue reading

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United States: Climate change may drastically alter region

Santa Cruz Sentinel: Lake Tahoe is “the fairest picture the whole earth affords,” Mark Twain once wrote. Its crystal blue waters, surrounded by stunning snowy mountains, define one of California’s crown jewels as an American landmark. Continue reading

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‘Climate’ genes in plants studied

United Press International: U.S. Continue reading

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2010 set world records for weather extremes

Herald-Tribune: From freezes in South Florida to deadly heat waves in Russia, 2010 broke records worldwide for flooding, heat, cold and snow, fueling concerns that a warming planet is starting to cause significant weather disruptions. Continue reading

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