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Climate change worsening toll of humid heat on outdoor workers —study – GMA News Online

PARIS — A punishing mix of heat and humidity that makes outdoor labor difficult and dangerous is causing around 677 billion lost working hours a year around the world, according to a new study Thursday that warns climate change is…

Drop in Rain Forest Productivity Could Speed Future Climate Change – Eos

Source: Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences Tropical forests host a rich diversity of plant and animal life and process vast amounts of carbon dioxide (CO2). Therefore, researchers have been particularly interested in how these ecosystems might be affected by climate…

The Fight Against Climate Change In The Vineyard Begins Beneath The Soil – Forbes

MISGAV AM, ISRAEL – AUGUST 2: Dalton Winery’s winemaker Guy Eshel inspects Pinot Gris grapes at … [+] sunrise at the start of harvest on August 2, 2021 in Misgav Am in northern Israel. Israeli wineries are beginning the 2021…

Best 2021 Medical Breakthroughs, Cures And Dramatic Treatments for Cancer, Alzheimer’s, Diabetes & More

Whether a deadly disease like cancer and Alzheimer’s or a lifelong affliction like diabetes, eczema, or arthritis, 2021 has been a year of breakthroughs and advancements. Beyond COVID-19 and the developments of the mRNA vaccines created to halt the pandemic, medical researchers around the world continued to focus on the long-entrenched problems that have plagued […]

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How Barriers To Trade Can Be Barriers To Climate Change Adaptation – Analysis – Eurasia Review

Global warming is expected to dramatically reduce agricultural productivity in hotter parts of the world. This column considers ways to accommodate that change. Hot, poor countries would benefit by shifting away from agriculture into less vulnerable, non-agricultural sectors as temperatures…

Climate change boosts spread of crop pests in China, threatens food security, says study – The Independent

The occurrence of crop pests and diseases could likely double across China by the end of the century because of global warming, warned a new study. The Asian giant’s food security could be under threat because of the surge, said…

How barriers to trade can be barriers to climate change adaptation | VOX, CEPR Policy Portal – voxeu.org

A wide range of evidence suggests that global warming will have major effects on agricultural productivity throughout the world. Analysis suggests that each degree of daily temperature exposure above 30°C sharply reduces the yield of crops such as corn, soybeans,…

Deforestation-fueled heat already affecting millions of outdoor workers in the tropics – UW News

Environment  |  Population Health  |  Public Health  |  Research  |  Science  |  UW News blog December 17, 2021 Pledges made in Glasgow at the recent United Nations Climate Change Conference, or COP26, are urgently needed by communities on the front…

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