Friday, January 3, 2014

Climate Change Could Put One-Fifth Of World?s Population In Severe Water Shortage

CREDIT: shutterstockA new study by a diverse group of researchers from twelve countries found that of the human impacts stemming from climate change, the threat it poses to global water supplies may be the most severe. Published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and reported in the journal Nature, the researchers found that if global temperatures rise by an average of 2?C, up to a fifth of the global population will suffer fr ...

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http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/01/03/3113981/climate-change-wat