Wednesday, October 17, 2018
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People drink beer in a restaurant in Hanoi

Beer Lovers Face Price Spikes, Shortages as Climate Changes – Study

By Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON (Reuters)  Climate change will brew trouble for beer lovers in coming decades as it shrinks yields of barley, the top grain used...
A general view of Peng Chau island and nearby islands, viewed from Lantau, in Hong Kong

Rising Sea Levels, Storm Surges Pose Risks for Hong Kong’s Artificial...

HONG KONG (Reuters)  As Hong Kong recovers from one of the strongest typhoons in decades, a controversial plan to build a vast artificial island is...
William D. Nordhaus, a professor at Yale University talks with Robert Shiller, an economist and 2013 Economics Nobel Laureate, after a news conference after winning the 2018 Nobel Economics Prize, at Yale University in New Haven

U.S. Economists Win Nobel for Work on Climate Change, Innovation

By Simon Johnson and Niklas Pollard STOCKHOLM (Reuters)  Americans William Nordhaus and Paul Romer, pioneers in adapting the western economic growth model to focus on environmental...
Josephine Xuereb scoops salt into buckets at the salt pans at Xwejni, outside the village of Zebbug on the island of Gozo

Maltese Family Keeps Ancient Salt-Harvesting Tradition Alive

By Darrin Zammit Lupi ZEBBUG, Malta (Reuters) Under the scorching Maltese sun, Josephine Xuereb carefully sweeps salt originating from the Mediterranean Sea into small piles,...
An aerial picture of the airport in Maldives.

Sunk Costs: Airports Taking Action against Rising Seas, Storms as Climate...

By Jamie Freed SINGAPORE (Reuters) Global airport operators, faced with rising sea levels and more powerful storms as the climate changes, are starting to invest...
A female narwhal surfaces in an open area surrounded by sea ice in western Greenland

Greenland and The Hunt for Better Climate Science

By Alister Doyle, Elizabeth Culliford and Lucas Jackson GREENLAND (Reuters)  Flying over eastern Greenland, the NASA scientists stared down from a Gulfstream jet as it followed...
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