02 Jul '12, 2pm

In case you were wondering, here's a good article on the link between climate change and wildfires

In case you were wondering, here's a good article on the link between climate change and wildfires

Scientists give world leaders 'Fs' on climate change, biodiversity, and desertification (06/19/2012) It seems world leaders may need to retake environmental studies. As the Rio+20 Summit on Sustainable Development opens, the scientific journal, Nature, has evaluated the progress made on three treaties signed at the Rio Earth Summit in 1992: climate change, biodiversity decline, and desertification. Unfortunately the publication gives progress on all three treaties an 'F', highlighting how little progress has been made on the global environmental crisis. Experts: ignoring climate change at Rio+20 makes other goals "meaningless" (06/18/2012) The Climate Change Task Force (CCTF)—made up of 30 climate scientists, other experts and world leaders—warned today that sidelining climate change at the Rio+20 Summit on Sustainable Development threatened progress on the conference's ot...

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