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Climate Change Seen Posing Risk to Food Supplies

Published: 
Sun, 11/03/2013 - 12:46pm
Category: 
Shopping & Food

Climate change will pose sharp risks to the world’s food supply in coming decades, potentially undermining crop production and driving up prices at a time when the demand for food is expected to soar, scientists have found.

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U.N. Climate Panel Endorses Ceiling on Global Emissions

Published: 
Fri, 09/27/2013 - 10:44pm

The world’s top climate scientists on Friday formally embraced an upper limit on greenhouse gases for the first time, establishing a target level at which humanity must stop spewing them into the atmosphere or face irreversible climatic changes. 

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Richard Branson and James Cameron want to save the high seas

Published: 
Sun, 08/18/2013 - 11:10pm
Category: 
Water

We share a deep and abiding passion for and fascination with the ocean that has led us since childhood to wander the world under the waves.