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Posted by karmalily on September 28, 2007

The Top 100 Effects of Global Warming

A few samples:

Scientists from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory predict hotter temps will cause a 40 percent drop in California’s avocado production over the next 40 years.

“The World Health Organization has identified more than 30 new or resurgent diseases in the last three decades, the sort of explosion some experts say has not happened since the Industrial Revolution brought masses of people together in cities.” Why? Global warming “is fueling the spread of epidemics in areas unprepared for the diseases” when mosquitoes, ticks, mice and other carriers are surviving warmer winters and expanding their range, bringing health threats with them.”

A recent study done by the International Institute for Strategic Studies has likened the international security effects of global warming to those caused by nuclear war.

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