28 Jul '11, 2pm

Adaptation, justice and morality in a warming world via @mongabay

Adaptation, justice and morality in a warming world via @mongabay

'Heatwave' in Arctic decimating sea ice (07/21/2011) Arctic sea ice could hit a record low by the end of the summer due to temperatures in the North Pole that are an astounding 11 to 14 degrees Fahrenheit (6 to 8 degrees Celsius) above average in the first half of July, reports the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). Already the sea ice extent is tracking below this time in 2007, which remains the record year for the lowest sea ice extent. The sea ice hits its nadir in September before rebounding during the Arctic winter. Tens of thousands starving to death in East Africa (07/20/2011) As the US media is focused like a laser on theatric debt talks and the UK media is agog at the heinous Rupert Murdoch scandal, millions of people are undergoing a starvation crisis in East Africa. The UN has upgraded the disaster—driven by high food prices, conflict, and prolonged drou...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/0728-hance_brian_thomas.html

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green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Jul '11, 2pm

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green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Jul '11, 2pm

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