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Vermont climate change report warns of catastrophic flood risk

By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) – A warming world could pose a risk of more frequent catastrophic flooding but also be a long-term boon for Vermont farmers and a shorter-lived thrill for its skiers, according to a state report released on Tuesday. The Vermont Climate Assessment found that higher rates…

The National Climate Assessment says we’re in trouble. This frightening chart shows why

The National Climate Assessment Says We’re in Trouble. This Chart Shows Why. (via Moyers & Company) Here’s a frightening video. The Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) brings us this animated chart showing the amount of carbon dioxide in our atmosphere. Measuring CO2 in parts per million (ppm),…