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Pentagon: Climate Change Will Be Devastating

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In contrast to many US politicians, the Pentagon believes firmly in climate change. The Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR) is the principal document that describes US military doctrine, detailing strategic objectives and possible threats. The recently-released 2014 iteration declared that the effects of climate change will be devastating. The latest is the fourth QDR to describe climate […]

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Two New Climate Change Reports Spell Out The Threats Posed To Us

Two new climate change reports highlight the impact climate change is having on our money markets. Focusing on the spiralling costs of extreme weather events for US public disaster relief programmes, Ceres’ Inaction on Climate Change predicts dramatically increasing costs to taxpayers from the effects of global warming. The statistics are alarming: in 2012, extreme […]

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