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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Climate talks underachieve, again

    Posted Dec 11th 2012, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... people from starvation, decides to do it alone, without global agreement. That could cause a major war, of course. So we had better hope that observers like the fossil fuel industries are right ...

  2. Question of the week: What is the biggest threat humans face today?

    Posted Apr 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jansico Chu Man-fai, 17, Queen's College It's definitely the energy crisis. We all know that the world's power resources are running short, but pathetically, we cannot think of a solution. Without power, everything will stop worldwide. There will be no vehicles, an economic crisis will start, starvation will be everywhere, diseases will be widespread, and there could be war ...

  3. Apec climate pact a small step on a long, uphill road

    Posted Sep 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'disunity is death' could have a literal meaning for regions vulnerable to starvation from crop failure or inundation by rising sea levels. Any international attempt to confront the issue ...

  4. China's high-stakes emissions game

    Posted Jun 26th 2007, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... government study last year predicted a 37 per cent fall in crop yields within the next 50 years if current trends persist. That prediction implies mass starvation. Don't officials care? ...

  5. Take action to save the planet

    Posted Apr 16th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... to recycle sewage for drinking water last year. Hurricanes and tornadoes have also caused havoc across the world. Eighteen million people in Chongqing and Sichuan provinces are faced with starvation ...

  6. Adapting to the weather conditions

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Allan Nam

    ... of people at greater risk of starvation and water shortages. Some of the physical or environmental ramifications of climate change are already being felt, with many countries experiencing hotter ...



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