TITLE

BILLIONS COULD GO HUNGRY FROM GLOBAL WARMING BY 2100

AUTHOR(S)
Brahic, Catherine
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Rachel's Democracy & Health News;1/8/2009, Issue 993, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a forecast on the effects of global warming by 2100. David Battisti, a climatologist at the University of Washington, stresses that there is 90 percent chance that average temperatures in the tropics and subtropics will be higher than the hottest heat waves, and more than 3 billion people living in those areas who rely on produced crops will be deeply affected. The effects on other countries as well as the suggested scientific and economic solutions are presented.
ACCESSION #
36427380

 

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