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Jun 24, 2015 09:28 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Insurer Lloyd's warns that three weather-related disasters in a row could create a starve-amageddon.
Apr 23, 2015 05:18 PM ET
While we're waiting around for a giant earthquake to rip the Golden State from the mainland, we thought we'd take a look at what the United States would lose without California.
Jan 28, 2014 09:21 PM ET // Tim Wall
Biologists have concluded that climate change may be shrinking economically important fish species in the North Atlantic. Continue reading →
Nov 19, 2013 07:15 AM ET // AFP
The bill from natural and weather disasters is nearly $200 billion (150 billion euros) a year, four times higher than in the 1980s.
Feb 21, 2013 08:54 AM ET // Tim Wall
Rust fungus could reduce the coffee harvest by as much as 25 percent in Central America. ->
Sep 28, 2012 06:38 AM ET // Christina Reed
Despite the poor wine weather, merchants anticipate that the 2012 vintage will see prices either stabilize or rise by only modest amounts.
Dec 10, 2012 08:41 AM ET // Tim Wall
Fiscal trouble can force people to consume less -- and leave a smaller environmental footprint. But concern for environmental issues also drops.
Nov 5, 2012 10:09 AM ET // Tim Wall
A new technique extracts the ammonia from hog urine.
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