31 May '11, 11pm

Food For Thought As The Future Heats Up

Food For Thought As The Future Heats Up USA Drought Monitor Map, May 24, 2011 . Image credit:USDA Texas farmers could potentially be rescued from the grip of drought by hurricane-delivered precipitation. (NOAA's 2011 Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook calls for a 65% chance of an above normal season,...) The longer the delay in climate policy action by national governments, the greater the likelihood of severe global financial shock when the needed actions are taken. Cities of the world continue to grow rapidly - in great part by immigration. Many city states are situated on sea coasts, where they host international ports and banking centers. Tsunamis and typhoons impact coastal areas primarily. And on we go... View the entire comment thread.

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Food For Thought As The Future Heats Up USA Drought Monitor Map, May 24, 2011 . Image credit:USDA Texas farmers could pote...

Reading - #Food system broken, @Oxfam warns (@earthtimes)

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earthtimes.org 31 May '11, 11am

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planetark.org 27 May '11, 4pm

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When you put these maps together they reveal places around the world where the arrival of stressful growing conditions cou...

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