Britain Tackles Climate Change ­ And Prospers

David Reddaway
Published: Wednesday, 11/23/2005 12:00 am EST

The British love to talk about the weather. But nowadays the discussion has a new dimension as our understanding has grown of our vulnerability to the effects of climate change -- as an island facing threat from rising sea levels, and as a country whose temperate climate relies on the warm air supplied by the Gulf Stream.

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