A change in global warming perspective?

Robinson, Elton
April 2014
Delta Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/16/2014, p1
The author reflects on an article by "Times" reporter Justin Gillis which discussed a report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) In his article, he mentioned a number of impacts of climate change which include melting ice caps, intensifying heat waves and heavy rains, and dying coral reefs. Gillis claims that the IPCC believes that the solution to address climate change is to start doing something more environmentally friendly.


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