August 23, 2010

Looming Disaster at the Top of the World

Thomas Homer-Dixon, New York Times

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A Plan Z for this particular scenario would help us make the most of the opportunity.

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TAGGED: Global Warming, Climate Change, Arctic Ocean, Arctic Circle

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