Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Extreme Droughts Ahead

"We are facing the possibility of widespread drought in the coming decades, but this has yet to be fully recognized by both the public and the climate change research community," said National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) scientist and study team member Aiguo Dai. "If the projections in this study come even close to being realized, the consequences for society worldwide will be enormous."
Extreme Drought Ahead, Scientists Predict

How many times do we have to hear this before we start doing something about climate change?
There's a poll at the site. About 30% think we're doomed, 30% think we'll adapt and 30% think the model is wrong. Go figure.

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