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Heat hits wheat yields per field

28 November, 2016 − As demand for grain increases to feed a rising population, scientists warn that global warming could seriously reduce wheat productivity.

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Companies hit by rising water costs

27 November, 2016 − Higher costs of water as a result of droughts and floods linked to climate change are severely affecting corporate financial performance globally.

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Population boom adds to city threats

27 October, 2016 – A new Atlas of the Human Planet shows how the world’s rising urban population is adding to the impacts caused by climate change.

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Europe must prepare for extreme weather

7 October, 2016 − Cities and towns across Europe are warned to adapt to the battering they face from intense storms as extreme weather events become more frequent.

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Climate warnings masked by propaganda

30 September, 2016 − Leading scientists say most people remain unaware of the truth that climate change is a stark reality now and will continue to get worse without drastic action.

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Climate impact on crops will hit poorest

27 September, 2016 – Global food production may need to rise by more than 100 per cent to deal with climate change’s effects on crops in the most vulnerable regions.

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Hurricanes cut swath through US politics

5 September, 2016 – Scientists have shown that hurricanes are hitting the US harder than ever, yet many Republican-voting men remain unswayed by evidence of climate change.

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US faces rising hurricane bill

28 August, 2016 – Scientists forecast that hurricane damage could increase dramatically in the US as high-income countries are also threatened by extreme weather events.

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