#Extreme weather

  • Article: ISIS Preyed on Victims of Climate Change to Recruit in Iraq, Report Says
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    ISIS Preyed on Victims of Climate Change to Recruit in Iraq, Report Says

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 14, 2017

    Experts fear that climate change could fuel conflicts and destabilize parts of the world. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Could Push 720 Million People Into Extreme Poverty: Report
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    Climate Change Could Push 720 Million People Into Extreme Poverty: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 2, 2017

    “There are no walls or fences that can keep climate out.” Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Affected Ancient Egypt, Too — And Led to Its Demise
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    Climate Change Affected Ancient Egypt, Too — And Led to Its Demise

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 18, 2017

    Building the pyramids was an extraordinary feat. But so is mitigating climate change. Read more

  • Article: The US Government Is Censoring the Phrase ‘Climate Change’
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    The US Government Is Censoring the Phrase ‘Climate Change’

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 7, 2017

    Will limited the use of the words ‘climate change’ stop it from happening? Read more

  • Article: ‘People May Starve’: Hurricane Matthew Leaves Thousands Without Food, Water in Haiti
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    ‘People May Starve’: Hurricane Matthew Leaves Thousands Without Food, Water in Haiti

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 6, 2016

    More than 100 are dead after Hurricane Matthew flattened and flooded coastal towns. Read more

  • Article: Hurricane Matthew Is ‘Catastrophic’ for Haiti, Will Now Head for Cuba
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    Hurricane Matthew Is ‘Catastrophic’ for Haiti, Will Now Head for Cuba

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 5, 2016

    Haiti’s weak infrastructure and vulnerability to cholera make the hurricane especially dangerous. Read more

  • Article: Experts Point to Climate Change in Deadly Baton Rouge Floods
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    Experts Point to Climate Change in Deadly Baton Rouge Floods

    By Cassie Carothers|Aug. 17, 2016

    It’s the worst natural disaster in the US since Superstorm Sandy. Read more

  • Article: Why the Himalayan glaciers may be the most important in the world
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    Why the Himalayan glaciers may be the most important in the world

    By Joe McCarthy|April 22, 2016

    India is the most vulnerable country to climate change. Read more