Problem Climates or Problem Societies?

Problem Climates or Problem Societies?

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Fragilecologies Archives 15 April 2003 More than forty years ago, geographer Glenn Trewartha published his book, The Earth’s Problem Climates. Trewartha’s selection of what he considered at that time to be the earth’s “problem climates”…

Between Iraq and a Hard Place

Between Iraq and a Hard Place

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Fragilecologies Archives 18 February 2003 The US government wants to take out Saddam Hussein. It has wanted to do so for a long time. Talk of the possibility of a unilateral military action by the…

Burning Hot Issues Arise From Australia’s Worst Drought

Burning Hot Issues Arise From Australia’s Worst Drought

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Fragilecologies Archives 29 January 2003 Guest Editorial: By Dr. Mary Voice Climatologist, Cumulus Consulting, Australia In Australia, the first drought where the influence of human-induced global warming may be discernable has just occurred. Hotter droughts…

Let’s take a long, cool look at Bjorn Lomborg

Let’s take a long, cool look at Bjorn Lomborg

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Fragilecologies Archives 2003 By Dr. Michael H. Glantz and John Firor Let’s take a long, cool look at the dangers of global warming By Bjorn Lomborg (Filed: 10/08/2003) This time last year, the rains were…

ESIG ALERT: Water, Climate, And Development Issues In The Amudarya Basin

ESIG ALERT: Water, Climate, And Development Issues In The Amudarya Basin

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Fragilecologies Archives ESIG Alert #1, October 2002 View in PDF Link to Full Workshop Report On 18-19 June 2002, Michael Glantz, senior scientist in the Environmental and Societal Impacts Group (ESIG), in cooperation with NOAA’s Office…