Climate change: Documenting the blindingly obvious

The real message of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s report is that the main impact is on the food supply.

CIAT Photo: G. Smith
The Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research says the Mekong Delta in Vietnam is set to face more extreme weather.
Gwynne Dyer
Published: Monday, 03/31/2014 11:37 pm EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 04/09/2014 6:10 pm EDT

If you want to go on eating regularly in a rapidly warming world, then live in a place that’s either high in latitude or high in altitude. Alternatively, be rich, because the rich never starve. But otherwise, prepare to be hungry.

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