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New Government Report Warns of 'Cascading System Failures' Caused By Climate Change

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 03.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- From roads and bridges to power plants and gas pipelines, American infrastructure is vulnerable to the effects of climate change, accord...

Colorado Floods and Climate Change: The Elephant in the Room

Rebecca Anderson | Posted 11.18.2013 | Green
Rebecca Anderson

Climate change is that elephant in the room. If we're going to deal with him, we have to start by at least acknowledging that he's there.

Monster Floods And Killing Droughts Are 'New Normal' In U.S. Weather

Posted 07.19.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON (By Deborah Zabarenko) - Heavy rains, deep snowfalls, monster floods and killing droughts are signs of a "new normal" of extreme U.S. weat...

Report: India's Fast-Rising Temperature May Bring Increased Floods, Droughts And Disease

AP | KATY DAIGLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW DELHI — A new report says India could be 2 degrees Celsius (3.8 F) warmer than 1970s levels within 20 years – a change that would disr...

They Told Us So: Summer Of Fires, Floods And Heat Waves Fit Scientists' Climate Change Predictions

AP | CHARLES J. HANLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW YORK — Floods, fires, melting ice and feverish heat: From smoke-choked Moscow to water-soaked Iowa and the High Arctic, the planet seems to ...