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Going, Going, Gone: The Fate of Low-Lying Islands and Estuaries
(Virginia Tech, 2009)
Garrett Hardin s lifeboat metaphor is used to illustrate the problems of overpopulation and finite resources. Sea levels are rising due to excess atmospheric greenhouse gases that melt glaciers and warm the oceans. With ...
Adapting to Symptoms of Global Warming Rather Than Addressing the Cause
(Virginia Tech, 2006)
In recent years, global warming has been ignored and scientists producing evidence supporting this hypothesis have been denigrated and even investigated. However, as irrefutable evidence showing that global warming was a ...
Red Alert - Climate Change: This is the Last Chance
(Virginia Tech Research Magazine, 2008)
Humankind has already passed the first climatic tipping point therefore engaging itself in a global experiment that has already reduced agricultural productivity. With the Artic ice melting 100 years ahead of IPCC prediction, ...