Global Warming Issues


Global Warming Affects Us All
Monday, August 28, 2006, 6:05 pm
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Just in this year alone, China has seen over 2,000 fatalities linked to extreme heat, drought, and other natural phenomena. CNN’s latest article regarding Global Warming and climate change serves as an important reminder that Global Warming affects us all. Resolving such a universal issue is going to require a universal effort.

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Insurance Companies Take on Global Warming
Wednesday, August 23, 2006, 5:23 am
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It seems the insurance companies may actually have it right for once… if only the EPA was the same. To read an interesting article on how insurance companies plan to cope with climate change and Global Warming, click here.



California’s Fight Against Global Warming
Thursday, August 17, 2006, 10:16 am
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It looks like California’s the state that’s going to lead the U.S. in our fight against global warming. Now it’s all on the other states to follow California’s example. Please click here to read more about this breakthrough.



Heat waves?
Wednesday, August 9, 2006, 7:12 am
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I attended the National Youth Leaders Conference in Washington D.C. last week, and I’m currently in Maryland. This area, like many others around the country has been experiencing hotter summer days and heat waves this year. Many scientists attribute the warmer temperatures to global warming. There have already been over 225 heat-related deaths in North America just this year. To read more about heat waves and their relationship to global warming, please click on the links below.

2006 North American Heat Wave

FEMA: Are you ready? What to do in a heat emergency

The consequences of Global Warming

NY Times article on the Californian Heat Wave

– LM