As Earth Warms, West Nile Spreads

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The virus took the U.S. by surprise. Thanks to climate change, it’s here to stay. 

Frame Climate Change as a Food Issue, Experts Say

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As IPCC report warns of climate impact on food security, researchers are looking at whether talking about food could break political deadlock on global warming.

Australian Surfers Told To Expect Fewer Large Waves

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Researchers say greenhouse gases will reduce the number of storms that generate big swells by 40 percent.

Why the Arctic Is Drunk Right Now

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The odd relationship between the warming Arctic and extreme cold weather.

Climate Talks: Wealthy Countries Urged to Foot Bill for Weather-Related Disasters

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Developing countries threaten to walk out of UN talks in Warsaw over failure to reach agreement on financial recompense.

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