Former Global Warming Skeptic Now Believes That Climate Change Is Real

A prominent climate change skeptic told Congress that he no longer doubts that global warming is real and caused by humans, and joined other scientists in urging action to stop it.

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Forecasters Can Predict Storm Paths But Not The Intensity

Officials with the Hurricane Center accurately predict that Irene would hit North Carolina, and then stir up the coast into New York.

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Climate Change To Jeopardize Food Supply In South Asia & Sub-Saharan Africa

An international research group says that some areas in the tropics face famine because of failing food production.

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Hay Fever Rise In Europe Is Related To Carbon Emissions

General practitioner diagnoses of allergic rhinitis in the UK, which includes hay fever that has risen by 30 percent between 2001 and 2005.

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Warming Temperatures Threaten To Decimate Animal’s Habitat

Over the next 100 years many scientists predict that 20 to 30 percent of species could be lost if the temperature rises 3.6 to 5.4 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Dust Particles Affect Earth’s Surface Temperature

Adjusting the quantity of large particles accounted for by computer models could result in better projections of future climate in desert regions, where the most particles are present according to a statement by The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR).

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Dealing With Lightning During Thunderstorm

Thousands of people around the world are fallen victims to lightning. In Brazil alone, there are 1,300 people who succumb to lightning strikes.

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